Jane Austen Discussion Group with Tara Wallace
February 19 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
An event every month that begins at 2:00 pm on day Third of the month, repeating until September 17, 2021
An event every month that begins at 2:00 pm on day Third of the month, repeating indefinitely
Books for Discussion:
Tale of Two Cities by Charles Dickens on February 19
North and South by Elizabeth Gaskell on March 19
Tara Ghoshal Wallace is Emerita Professor of English at George Washington University, specializing in 18th– and 19th-century British literature. Her books include Jane Austen and Narrative Authority, Imperial Characters: Home and Periphery in Eighteenth-Century Literature, Women Critics, 1660-1820 (co-editor, with the Folger Collective), and Frances Burney’s A Busy Day (editor). Recent articles include pieces on Austen, Burney, Alexander Pope, Walter Scott, and Mary Wollstonecraft. Her current book project is on Walter Scott’s representations of monarchy.
During her long tenure at GWU, Tara Wallace has served as Associate Dean for Graduate Students, as the English Department’s Director of Graduate Students, and as Chair of the Committee on University Honours and the Faculty Senate’s Committee on Libraries.
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