2019 Schedule

Schedule for “Pride and Prejudice & Its Afterlives”

June 20-23, 2019

All events at the Hampton Inn-Carrboro/Chapel Hill unless otherwise noted.  Please note that the events listed are subject to change!  

Thursday, June 20:

7:00 – 10:00 Warm buffet breakfast at the Hampton Inn (Breakfast is actually served from 6-10 am) Rosings

9:00-10:00 Meeting for presenters, mandatory for graduate students & discussion leaders Pemberley

10:00 – 2:00 Conference registration and check-in. All participants receive packets and name tags GraceChurch Street

10:00-5:00 Emporium open London Emporium

10:15-12:00 Creative Writing Workshop: “Creating Your own Adaptation” (Led by Professor Randall Kenan of UNC Creative Writing Program, Eleanor Griggs, and guest author Soniah Kamal). Requires registration in advance. Limited to 20. Registration opens March 1, 2019. Pemberley

10:45 First shuttle from Hampton Inn to UNC Campus (10:45 and 12:45) meet by lobby door Rosings

11:00- 2:30 Louis Round Wilson Library Rare Book and Manuscript Exhibit (UNC campus) UNC* 

12:45 Second shuttle from Hampton Inn to UNC Campus (10:45 and 12:45) Meet in lobby Rosings

12:00-2:00 Lunch on your own (many options near the Hampton Inn and also on the UNC campus). (ENGL 340 Students meet for separate lunch.)

1:15  First shuttle back from UNC campus to Hampton Inn (1:15 and 2:30) UNC* (leaves from Ackland Museum (101 S. Columbia) and Wilson Library (200 South Road)

2:00 – 3:00 Teachers’ Forum 1: “Analyzing the Complexity of Character in Pride and Prejudice” (Kathryn Edelstein) Pemberley

2:30 Second shuttle back from UNC campus to Hampton Inn (1:15 and 2:30) UNC* (leaves from Ackland Museum (101 S. Columbia) and Wilson Library (200 South Road)

3:00-4:00  Dancing 101 Session Pemberley

4:15 – 4:30  Welcome (Inger Brodey & James Thompson)  Pemberley

4:30 – 5:30 Plenary address and Q/A with Soniah Kamal, author of Unmarriageable Pemberley

5:30 – 6:30 Mixer & Social Hour (by pool, weather permitting) Ramsgate and Rosings

6:30 – 8:15 Dinner for all with welcome from Dr. Terry Rhodes, Interim Dean of the College of Arts & Sciences, UNC-Chapel Hill.  Presentation over dessert on “Why Pride and Prejudice?” (James Thompson, UNC-CH). Pemberley

8:30-10:00 Dance Instruction Session 1–Mr. Jack Maus of Syllabub and the Regency Assembly of North Carolina  (You may attend all or any of the dance instruction sessions; each one will focus on different dances that will be included in our ball; you are free to bring your ticketed ball guests to all the dance practices.) Pemberley

Friday, June 21:
8:00 – 9:00 Warm breakfast buffet  (Breakfast is actually served from 6-10 am) Rosings

8:00-6:00 Emporium open London Emporium

8:45 – 9:00 Context Corner I: Entailment 101 (Eric Bontempo, UNC-CH) Pemberley

9:15-10:15 Context Response Discussion Sessions I. Break into discussion groups in assigned rooms. Netherfield, Longbourne, Lambton, Meryton, Lucas Lodge, Hunsford, Brighton, Derbyshire

10:15-11:00 Elevenses Rosings

11:00-12:15 Panel 1 on Pride and Prejudice and its Afterlives: Adaptations and Sequels (Professor Heather King of Redlands University on Sequels;  Dr. Maria Biajoli from Brazil on Fan fiction; and Michele Robinson on YA Novels) Chair: Emily Sferra. Pemberley

12:30-2:00 Lunch on your own, or optional boxed lunch.

12:30-2:00 Reticule and Shoe Rose-making Workshop I (workshop limited to 20; requires separate registration). Pemberley

12:30-2:30 Screening of Lizzie Bennet Diaries. Rosings

12:45-2:15 Teachers Scholarship Awardees’ & Essay Contest Winners’ Lunch.

2:30 – 3:30 Plenary address and Q/A with Uzma Jalaluddin, author of Ayesha at Last Pemberley

3:30 – 3:45 Context Corner II: Sisters, Sisters  (Emily Sferra, UNC-CH) Pemberley

4:00-4:30 Context Response Discussion Session II.  Break into discussion groups in assigned rooms. Netherfield, Longbourne, Lambton, Meryton, Lucas Lodge, Hunsford, Brighton, Derbyshire

4:45 – 6:00 Dance Instruction Session 2 –Mr. Jack Maus of Syllabub and the Regency Assembly of North Carolina Pemberley

(Dinner on own)

7:30 – 8:30 Original Theatrical Production:

Jane Austen’s Juvenilia, “Love and Friendship” (adapted and directed by Adam & Blanche McCune)

Q & A session with directors and actors to follow the performance Pemberley

8:30 – 10:00 Film screening: Bride and Prejudice Rosings

9:00 – 11:00  Regency Pub Crawl (Three select locations in Carrboro and Chapel Hill, led by Anne Fertig and Eleanor Griggs, with special themed cocktails prepared to match our topic) Leave from lobby Rosings

Saturday, June 22:

8:00 – 9:00 Warm buffet breakfast (Breakfast is actually served from 6-10 am) Rosings

9:00-5:00 Emporium open London Emporium

9:00 – 9:15 Context Corner III: The Militia Comes to Meryton: Quartering Troops in Austen’s Time (Leslie Rowen, UNC-CH) Pemberley

9:45-10:30 Context Response Discussion Session III.  Break into discussion groups in assigned rooms. Netherfield, Longbourne, Lambton, Meryton, Lucas Lodge, Hunsford, Brighton, Derbyshire

10:30 – 11:00 Elevenses; ENGL 340 Poster Session Rosings

10:45 Silent auction ends (payment and pickup to be completed by 5:00 pm today) London Emporium

11:15 – 12:15 Plenary address and Q/A with Sonali Dev, author of Pride, Prejudice and Other Flavors Pemberley

12:15  – 2:00 Lunch on your own, or order optional boxed lunch; Book signing for Visiting Authors; ENGL 340 Poster Session Rosings

2:00-3:00 Basic Dance 101 Session Pemberley

3:00 – 4:30 Dance Instruction Session 3 –Mr Jack Maus of Syllabub and the Regency Assembly of North Carolina Pemberley

4:30-5:30 Hair Arrangement Workshop (workshop limited to 25) Pemberley

(Dinner on own; light refreshments served at Ball)

7:00 – 10:30 THE REGENCY BALL–John Lindsay Morehead II Lounge in the James H. Johnston Center for Undergraduate Excellence in Graham Memorial Building on UNC-Chapel Hill campus (shuttles from the hotel at 6:30 and 6:45; return shuttles at 10:30 and 10:45 (Depart from Rosings)

Syllabub Players: Jack Maus, Caller;  Walt Robinson, recorders; Julie Gorka, piano; Joey O’Donnell – fiddle and viola

Sunday, June 23:
8:00 – 9:30 Warm buffet breakfast (Breakfast is actually served from 6-10 am) Rosings

9:00-12:00 Emporium open London Emporium

9:30 – 11:00 Panel 2 on Pride and Prejudice and its Afterlives: Video and Film. Grant Glass on Pride and Prejudice and Zombies; Jane McGrail on Bride and Prejudice, and Sarah Lingo on Pride and Prejudice : A Latter-Day Comedy. Chair: Sarah Schaefer Walton. Pemberley

11:15 – 11:45 Elevenses Rosings

11:45 – 1:15 Teachers’ Forum 2: “Practical Applications of Austen in the Classroom” Pemberley

11:45 – 1:15 Panel 3 on Pride and Prejudice and its Afterlives:  Other Media and Games.  Anne Fertig: “Marrying Mr. Darcy” and “Good Society” (Card/table top games); Sarah Schaefer Walton: “Ever Jane,” “The Lady’s Choice,” and other Digital Austen experiences; Carlie Wetzel: Games from Jane Austen’s time. Chair: Michele Robinson. Pemberley

1:30 – 2:00 Formal Farewell, Leave-taking, Prizes, & Sundry Announcements (including exciting 2020 and 2021 JASP plans!). Special visit from Andy Zink, Vice President of the National Humanities Center. Pemberley

2:30-5:00  English afternoon tea at the Carolina Inn Old Well Room (Click for directions) Free Valet Parking for our group

 

GUIDE TO ROOMS: 

Hotel Lobby (receptions and film screenings): Rosings

Smith Room (main room for events): Pemberley

Pre-Function Room (registration, concierge services, and JASP merchandise): GraceChurch Street

Williams Room (books, milliner, and silent auction): London Emporium

Board Room (costume rental): Lady Catherine’s Closet

Second Floor Pool Deck (social mixer): Ramsgate

Suite 440: Netherfield

Suite 444: Longbourne

Suite 446: Lambton

Suite 448: Meryton

Suite 540: Lucas Lodge

Suite 544: Hunsford

Suite 546: Brighton

Suite 548: Derbyshire

 

*GUIDE TO UNC LOCATIONS:

Online map of UNC campus buildings

Handout for Thursday events on campus (coming soon)