Context Corners

Our new “Context Corner” guides for your Book Groups or Classroom Teaching…based on Presentations from previous Jane Austen Summer Programs:


Mansfield Park, 2016

REGENCY ASTRONOMY by DOREEN THIERAUF,  2016

Context Corner Regency Astronomy Handout

ORDINATION & LIVINGS by ASHLEY J. KING, 2016

Context Corner Ordination & Livings Handout

FEMALE WEAKNESS by SARAH MARSH, 2016

Context Corner Female Weakness Handout

PUGS IN ART by RAE X. YAN, 2016

Context Corner Pugs in Art Handout


Emma, 2015

CLASS STATUS IN EMMA by SUZANNA GEISER, 2015

Context Corner Class Status Handout

Context Corner Class Status Discussion Questions

 FOOD IN EMMA by CARLIE WETZEL, 2015

Context Corner Food Handout

MEDICINE AND HYPOCHONDRIA IN EMMA by SARAH MARSH, 2015

Context Corner Medicine and Hypochondria Handout

 FREE INDIRECT DISCOURSE IN EMMA by BRIDGET DONNELLY, 2015

Context Corner Free Indirect Discourse Handout

 RIDDLES AND GAMES IN EMMA by ADAM McCUNE, 2015

Context Corner Riddles and Games Handout

 AN ADAPTATION OF JANE AUSTEN’S HENRY AND ELIZA, 2015


Sense and Sensibility, 2014

 CHILDHOOD AND EDUCATION by ADAM McCUNE, 2014

CHURCH OF ENGLAND CLERGY by Ashley King, 2014

LAW and INHERITANCE by Suzanna Geiser J.D., 2014 

MEDICINE AND ILLNESS by Sarah Marsh Ph.D., 2014


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    […] The JASP website is worth a visit: it offers several teaching guides based on the various talks at JASP: on food, medicine, games, and class status in Emma, Austen’s use of free indirect discourse, an adaptation of “Henry and Eliza” – among others – good stuff here! https://janeaustensummer.org/teaching-guides/ […]

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