Jane Austen's Regency World Book Club

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Next Meeting

Tuesday, June 15
7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.


Bury the Chains: Prophets and Rebels in the Fight to Free an Empire’s Slaves by Adam Hochschild


This club reads and discusses books by Jane Austen, biographies of the author and histories of her era, and novels inspired by her books. Films of her works will occasionally be shown.

The club meets every other month and is moderated by Amy Mittelman, a writer who has a PhD in American history. She is a longtime devotee of Jane Austen.

While our buildings are closed, club discussions will be held via Zoom. For more information about joining the Jane Austen's Regency World Book Club, please contact Jones Library staff member Linda Wentworth at wentworthl@joneslibrary.org.
Bury the Chains
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