JASACT meets at 1.30pm on the THIRD Saturday of the month, in the Friends' Lounge of the National Library of Australia.
For details about the subject matter for each meeting, please see under current year's Meeting Schedule below.
Feb 18: Discuss Northanger Abbey up to Ch. 19
Mar 18: Discuss Northanger Abbey from Ch. 20 to the end
Apr 22: Discuss secondary sources on Northanger Abbey
May 20: Who advises Jane Austen’s heroines?
Jun 17: Discuss Jane Austen biographies
Jul 15: Wake for 200th anniversary of Jane Austen’s death (@ Bookplate, NLA)
Aug 19: Discuss Persuasion, Vol 1 (Ch. 1-12)
Sep 16: Discuss Persuasion, Vol 2 (Ch. 13-24)
Oct 21: Discuss secondary sources on Persuasion
Nov 18: Discuss Helena Kelly’s Jane Austen: The secret radical
Dec 16??: Xmas lunch and Jane Austen birthday celebration (Details TBA)
Feb 17: Discuss The Watsons
Mar 17: Discuss critics, et al, on The Watsons
Apr 21: Discuss Sanditon
May 19: Discuss critics, et al, on Sanditon
Dec 15??: Xmas lunch and Jane Austen birthday celebration (Details TBA)