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Jocelyn Harris: Satire, Celebrity and Politics in Jane Austen

13 Oct 2019

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In her latest book on Jane Austen, Professor Jocelyn Harris argues that she was “a satirist, a celebrity watcher, and a keen political observer”. Join Chawton House for an afternoon talk.

Jocelyn Harris, professor emerita at the University of Otago, New Zealand, publishes extensively on eighteenth-century British literature. Her books include Jane Austen and the Art of Memory and A Revolution Almost beyond Expression: Jane Austen’s Persuasion.

 

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Tickets: £15

Friends and members of the Burney Society: £12.

Includes tea/coffee and cake.

To book, call them on 01420 541010 or book online here (subject to Eventbrite booking fee).

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The talk starts at 2pm.