Jane Austen Study Day

Jane Austen Study Day – 12th July

Trinity College will be collaborating with Jane Austen House Museum and Chawton House Library to offer a study day focussing on the writing of Jane Austen. It will run from 10am to 3:15pm on 12th of July, and will include lectures and workshops, as well as tours of the museum, Chawton House Library and the gardens. You can find the timetable and sign up form below.

10:00 – 10:15  

Arrival at Jane Austen House Museum. Welcome and introduction.


10:15 – 10:45  

“Jane Austen, Life and Times” – Introductory Talk in the Learning Centre


10:45 – 11:15  

Session on Jane Austen’s teenage writings in the Learning Centre with  Cambridge Fellow, Dr Anne Toner



Split into two groups.

Group 1 –  tour of Jane Austen House Musuem

Group 2 – sessions in small groups with Dr Anne Toner in the Learning Centre


11.45-12.15 – Groups swap activities

12:15 – 12:45  

Break: Packed Lunch and time to chat to the fellows


12:45 – 1:00  

Walk to Chawton House Library


1:00 – 1:30  

Informal Question and Answer Session with Fellows and Schools Liaison Officer


1:30 – 2:00  

Session on Jane Austen with Dr Anne Toner in the marquee


2:00 – 2.30  

Group discussions


2:30 – 3:00  

Tour of Chawton House Library  and the current exhibition


3:00 – 3:15  

Review of day and departure


Please fill in the form below if you are interested in attending this event. We will get in touch as soon as possible to confirm that your place.


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