North Texas Region: Jane Austen Day 2019
Persuasion: Reading, Men, and Manhood
Join us for a delightful afternoon of study and discussion of Jane Austen's leading men. Robin Henry will present “Men Reading Badly: The Representation of Male Readers in Jane Austen’s Persuasion,” and Dr. Joyce Tarpley will discuss “The Glow of His Soul: Manhood & Homecomings in Persuasion.” Presentations will be followed by a demonstration of fencing, a popular pastime in the Regency and Victorian Eras.
This event is open to the public.
For more information and to register, visit the Region website.