Jane Austen Book and Movie Club

Southeast Library

Jane Austen Book and Movie Club

Next date: Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2020, 7 p.m. (see all dates)

Reigning for over two hundred years, Jane Austen is one of the most beloved novelists of the English language. In this book club, we will read novels and watch movies related to her work. We meet virtually on the first Tuesday of every month at 7 p.m. All readers are welcome. 

If you would like to participate in this book club, or need to place a hold on a book, please email janna.tanner@dc.gov. 

Sept. 1: Mansfield Park by Jane Austen

Oct. 6: Pride and Prejudice and Zombies the movie! Watch the movie on your own and be prepared to discuss it during the meeting.

Nov. 3: Making of Jane Austen by Devoney Looser

Dec. 1: Jane Austen Book Club by Karen Joy Fowler

January 5, 2021: Jane Austen Book Club the movie! Watch the movie on your own and be prepared to discuss it and the differences from the book during the meeting.

Past Sessions

Jan. 7: Jane Austen: The Secret Radical by Helena Kelly


Feb. 4: Emma by Jane Austen

March 2: Clueless Movie Screening

May 5: Sense and Sensibility by Jane Austen 
 

June 2: Persuasion by Jane Austen

July 7: Among the Janeites by Deborah Yaffe

Aug. 4: Ayesha at Last by Uzma Jalaluddin