Jane Austen for Smarties

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Thank you,
Deb Barnum

Bygone Books
PO Box 5034
Burlington VT 05402

email: books@bygonebooksvermont.com
website: www.bygonebooksvermont.com
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JASNA-VT: http://janeausteninvermont.wordpress.com

The Vermont Chapter of JASNA*

Invites you to

Celebrate Jane Austen’s 1809 Move to Chawton


Dr. Joan Klingel Ray

(University of Colorado at Colorado Springs)

“Jane Austen for Smarties”

The ‘Doctor of Austenology’ is in! Eminent Austen scholar, JASNA’s past-president, and author of Jane Austen for Dummies,* Prof. Ray gives an illustrated lecture that will have you leaving the ‘operating theater’ with Austen on your brain, and laughter in your heart.

Special post-lecture musical performance by “Impropriety”

and The Burlington English Country Dancers

*copies of Jane Austen for Dummies will be available for purchase & autographing! Proceeds benefit JASNA-Vermont.

Sunday, 27 September 2009 2 – 5 pm

Champlain College Burlington, Vermont

The Hauke Family Campus Center

for more information: JaneAustenInVermont.wordpress.com

(802) 864-0517; jasna-vt@hotmail.com

Next Event: 6 December 2009: Annual Jane Austen Birthday Tea, with

UVM Prof. Philip Baruth: “Badly Done Indeed: In Which Austen’s Knightley Is Revealed To Be A Whimsical And Emotional Teen Basket-Case.”

Champlain College, Burlington, $15/person.

* Jane Austen Society of North America