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North Texas Region: Jane Austen Day 2019

Feb 24

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Persuasion: Reading, Men, and Manhood

Victorian Fencing6Join 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.