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JANE AUSTEN - HER LIFE & TIMES

Event Type: Adults
Age Group(s): Adults
Date: 7/10/2018
Start Time: 7:00 PM
End Time: 8:00 PM
Description:
 Trish Chambers performs in period costume. She will cover the realities of English Society at the time of Jane Austen's life and literary career. She will discuss what a woman's life was like at the time, what was expected of her and what options were open to her. The performance will explore how Jane Austen portrayed society in her 6 major works, how the personalities of her heroines developed over the span of her novels and how events and experiences of her personal life are reflected in her writing. Also, some opinions on why her work is still so popular today.

Location: Community Room
Contact: sa