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Novels of Jane Austen

In this half-credit, five-week summer course, students will read, discuss, and write about three of Jane Austen’s major novels: Pride and PrejudiceSense and Sensibility, and Emma. Students will learn about the literary, historical, and philosophical context of Jane Austen. They will also study Regency-era manners, crafts, clothing, dances, and food. Each class meeting includes time for crafts, dance instruction, and authentic English afternoon tea. The course is open to young ladies in middle and high school who have strong reading and writing skills.

 

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Page Image (c) 2009 Grace Hughbanks: Roses outside of Jane Austen’s house, Chawton, Hampshire, UK.