Which Jane Austen?

23 June 2017 29 October 2017

Venue:

ST Lee Gallery, Weston Library (Map)

Contact:

Weston Library Info Desk: 01865 277094

Description

To mark 200 years since the death of Jane Austen, a major new exhibition at Oxford University’s Bodleian Libraries will challenge the current public perception of one of England’s greatest literary heroes.

Which Jane Austen? presents Austen as an ambitious and risk-taking businesswoman and a wartime writer who was informed and inspired by the surprising international adventures of her family and relations. Through a spectacular selection of Austen materials displayed together for the first time, the Bodleian Libraries delve into the myriad influences on this great writer's work.

Opening times:
Monday to Saturday 10am-5pm
Sunday 11am-5pm

Booking

Admission free

This event is listed under: Exhibitions; Free events
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