Jane Austen Society of North America
Oregon & Southwest Washington Chapter
Meeting Schedule of the Reading Group
You are welcome to attend reading group meetings that interest you. Please take a moment during the week before we meet to call the host and reserve a place, and if possible, bring something for the tea table.
The reading group meets five times each year: January, March, July, September, and November. We meet on the second Sunday of the month at 1:00 p.m. If you have a question about the reading group schedule, please call Pat Fulbright, 503-233-7925.
Date Host Reading & Discussion Topic Discussion Leader
January 13 Janet Rohrbaugh
The Novel Northanger Abbey Pat Fulbright
March 9 Anna Quillen
Crime in Jane Austen’s
Novels and Times Janet Rohrbaugh
July 13 Debbie Guyol
Food in the Novels and
during the Period of
Jane Austen: Potluck Picnic
And Period Recipes Kim Higgins &
September 14 Pauline Beard
Masterpiece Theater’s 2008 Program of Jane Austen
Films: Let’s Discuss and Critique the Films
Pauline Beard & Melissa Schumacher
November 9 Deb Rossi
503-690-9619 Jane Austen Comments
on Modern American Culture
and Lifestyles: What
Would She Say? Bill Boyd
October 5-7 Annual General Meeting, JASNA. "Discovering Emma in Vancouver" at the Fairmont Hotel,Vancouver, British Columbia.
November 11 Casting a Jane Austen Novel for a film. Donna Drummond.
December 1 Winter/Birthday Meeting at the Kennedy School.
Phyllis Ferguson Bottomer will be discussing her very successful book: "So Odd a Mixture: Along the Autistic Spectrum in Pride and Prejudice". Pauline Beard/Frank McClanahan