Atlanta, Georgia Region: Jane Austen's Naval Connection
Persuasion Close Read: Part 1
The Atlanta Reading Group will host a close read of Persuasion and a lecture on Austen and the navy. Region member, Renata Dennis will provide a brief lecture on the naval connection in Jane's family, based on her discussions with and notes from a descendant of one of Jane's naval brothers!
Please read Volume 1, Chapter 8 through Volume 2, Chapter 2. This section includes the scenes in Uppercross and Lyme, and ends with Anne’s farewell before leaving for Bath. Sudha Verma will lead our discussion group.
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