6 novels.  200 years.  Millions of fans.

6 novels. 200 years. Millions of fans.

The Jane Austen Society of North America is dedicated to the appreciation of Jane Austen and her writing.  Join us in celebrating her life, her works, and her legacy in 2017 - the 200th anniversary of her death.

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Memorial Book

Jane Austen: 1775-1817

Memorial Book

Austen admirers worldwide are marking the 200th anniversary of Jane Austen's death this year.  Share your thoughts about her in this virtual Memorial Book. 

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Jane Austen in Paradise

2017 Annual General Meeting

Jane Austen in Paradise

JASNA members will gather to celebrate the Immortal Jane and her influence on literature and culture at our annual conference Oct. 6-8.  Register now!

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June 7, 2017

Registration Open
for 2017 AGM

Registration is now open for JASNA's 2017 Annual General Meeting, October 6-8, on "Jane Austen in Paradise:  Intimations of Immortality."  Join us in Huntington Beach! 

March 21, 2017

Calling on Young Filmmakers!

Lights! Camera! Action! JASNA Southwest, Host Region for the 2017 AGM, has launched a Young Filmmakers Contest for students in high school, college and graduate school. 

March 9, 2017

JASNA Tour Full.
Waitlist Available.

The 2017 JASNA Tour, "Commemorating Jane Austen – 200 Years," has sold out, but you may add your name to a waiting list in case a space opens up.

Austen's Enduring Appeal

JASNA Members on Jane Austen

Austen's Enduring Appeal

Why does Jane Austen inspire legions of admirers? JASNA members offer their thoughts in this video.

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