2018 schedule (in progress)

Schedule for “Northanger Abbey and Frankenstein: 200 Years of Horror” June 14-17, 2018

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

Thursday, June 14:

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

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

10:00 – 2:00 Conference registration and check-in. All participants receive packets and name tags (Pump Room)

10:00-5:00 Emporium open

10:45 First shuttle from Hampton Inn to UNC Campus (10:45 and 12:45)

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

11:00-2:30 Tour of Austen-related items at the Ackland Art Museum on UNC campus

12:45 Second shuttle from Hampton Inn to UNC Campus (10:45 and 12:45)

12:00-2:00 Lunch on your own (many options near the Hampton Inn and also on the UNC campus).

1:15  First shuttle back from UNC campus to Hampton Inn (1:15 and 2:30)

2:00 – 3:00 Teachers’ Forum 1: “Northanger Abbey Frankenstein in the High School Classroom” (Kathryn Edelstein, East Chapel Hill High School, Chapel Hill, NC) 

2:30 Second shuttle back from UNC campus to Hampton Inn (1:15 and 2:30)

3:15 – 3:30  Welcome (Inger Brodey & James Thompson) 

3:30 – 4:15 “What Jane Read: Jane Austen’s Gothic Inheritance in Northanger Abbey” (Susan Allen Ford, Delta State University)

4:15 – 5:00 “What Mary Read: Mary Shelley’s Gothic Inheritance in Frankenstein”  (Jeanne Moskal, UNC-CH)

5:15 – 6:00 Mixer & Social Hour

6:00 – 7:15 Dinner for all with welcome from Dean of the Arts & Sciences, UNC-Chapel Hill

7:15 – 8:15 “Horror and the French Revolution” (Lloyd Kramer, UNC-CH)

8:45-10:00 Dance Instruction Session 1–Mr. Jack Maus of Syllabub and the Regency Assembly of North Carolina and an Introduction by Ruth Verbunt  (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 the dance practices)

Friday, June 15:
8:00 – 9:00 Warm breakfast buffet  (Breakfast is actually served from 6-10 am)

8:00-6:00 Emporium open

8:45 – 9:00 Context Corner I

9:00 – 9:15 Context Corner II

9:30-10:30 Context Response Discussion Sessions I and II. Break into discussion groups in assigned rooms.

10:30-11:00 Elevenses (Pump Room)

11:00-12:30 “Gothic Fashion” lecture and exhibit (Samantha McCarty–tentative)

1:00 -2:30 Lunch on your own or screening of film adaptation TBA

12:45-2:15 Special lunch and presentations for teacher scholarship recipients

2:30 – 3:15 Open discussion on Northanger Abbey and Frankenstein (James Thompson and Inger Brodey)

3:30 – 3:45 Context Corner III

4:00-4:30 Context Response Discussion Session III.  Break into discussion groups in assigned rooms.

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

(Dinner on own)

8:00 – 8:45 Original Theatrical Production of Jane Austen’s Juvenilia (written by Adam McCune; Staged by Blanche McCune)

9:00 – 11:00  Regency Pub Crawl (Three select locations in Carrboro and Chapel Hill, led by Anne Fertig and Ashley Werlinich, with special drinks prepared to match our novels)

9:00 – 11:00 Film screening

Saturday, June 16:
8:00 – 9:00 Warm buffet breakfast (Breakfast is actually served from 6-10 am)

9:00-5:00 Emporium open

9:00 – 9:15 Context Corner IV

9:30-10:15 Context Response Discussion Session IV.  Break into discussion groups in assigned rooms.

10:15 – 10:45 Elevenses (Pump Room)

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

11 – 12:00 Lecture and Exhibit TBA or Context Corner V

12:15  – 2:00 Lunch on your own

12:15-1:45 Mask-making Workshop for the Masquerade Ball (workshop limited to 30)

2:00 – 3:15 Lecture TBA

3:30 – 4:45 Dance Instruction Session 3 –Mr Jack Maus of Syllabub and the Regency Assembly of North Carolina

(Dinner on own; light refreshments served at Ball)

7:00 – 10:30 THE MASQUERADE BALL–(Gerrard Hall on UNC campus, 160 E. Cameron Avenue) (shuttles from the hotel at 6:30 and 6:45; return shuttles at 10:30 and 10:45)
Hosted by the Regency Assembly of North Carolina & the North Carolina Chapter of the Jane Austen Society of North America
Refreshments by the North Carolina Chapter of the Jane Austen Society of North America  (Gisele Rankin)
Syllabub Players Jack Maus, Caller; Mara Shea, Violin; Walt Robinson, English flute; and Dean Harrington, Piano

Sunday, June 17:
8:00 – 9:30 Warm buffet breakfast (Breakfast is actually served from 6-10 am)

9:00-12:00 Emporium open

9:30 – 11:00 “The Afterlife of Northanger Abbey and Frankenstein (in both fiction and film)”

11:15 – 11:45 Elevenses (Pump Room)

11:45 – 1:15 Teachers’ Forum 2: TBA

11:45 – 1:15 Final Small Group Discussion Session V on the Afterlife of Northanger Abbey and Frankenstein (for those not attending the Teachers’ Forum).  Break into discussion groups in assigned rooms.

1:30 – 2:00 Formal Farewell, Leave-taking, Prizes, & Sundry Announcements (including 2019 JASP plans!)

2:30-5:00  English Afternoon Tea catered by Amanda Fisher (The Blakemere Company) at La Residence; Shuttle bus leaves hotel at 2:30 and returns at 5:00.  (It is only a short walk from the hotel.)

GUIDE TO ROOMS 

Hotel Lobby (receptions and film screenings)

Smith Room (main room for events)

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

Williams Room (emporium: books, milliner, and silent auction)

Board Room (costume rental)

Suite 440

Suite 444

Suite 446

Suite 448

Suite 540

Suite 544

Suite 546

Suite 548


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