Montreal Region: From Jane to "The Janeites" (Virtual)
Who Were the First Janeites?
Who coined the term "Janeites" to describe her fans? Would you believe it was Rudyard Kipling? Noted presenter Elaine Bander will give a talk on the early history of Austen's reception and the significance of Kipling's story, "The Janeites." (You can read the short story online.)
The Montreal Region has room for 20 guests at this virtual event. If you are a member of a different Region and wish to join the gathering, please send an email expressing your interest by January 16. The Zoom Captain will send you the Zoom link on January 17. Please note: the hours shown are Eastern Time.