Jane Austen Symposium

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Programme

1.00 – 1.30         

Welcome; Tea & Coffee

1:30 – 2:30          

‘Whoever deserve to look on it at all’: The Sea in Jane Austen’s Life and Writings

Sophie Gilmartin (Royal Holloway)

2:30 – 3:15          

Tolerably Scandalous Acts and ‘the power of refusal’: Jane Austen’s Critique of Georgian Male Behaviour

Kirsty J. Harris (Anglia Ruskin University)

3:15 – 4:00               

The Legacy of Jane Austen in the Fiction of Barbara Pym, Dodie Smith, and Elizabeth Taylor

Mary Joannou (Anglia Ruskin University)

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Poster background image: Watercolour of Jane Austen by her sister, Cassandra, 1804, c/o Wikimedia Commons.