Merry Christmas, Jane Austen
SMU Continuing & Professional Education Series:
Merry Christmas, Jane Austen with Lindy Bell
Wednesday • November 29, 2017
Belmont Village Senior Living
3535 N. Hall St.
Dallas, TX 75219
The Regency Era’s traditions are never so prominent as during the Christmas Yule season. Festivities and customs depicted in Jane Austen’s novels and personal letters are rich in history, symbolism and the time-honored tradition of doing good deeds for others. Discover the significance of Yuletide season customs such as ’Stir It Up Sunday’ in November and January’s Epiphany as well as how these traditions have evolved into modern celebrations.
Enjoy kicking off the holiday season with Jane Austen and her Regency Era contemporaries. You may be inspired to incorporate some Austen-inspired elegance and glamour into your own celebrations!
Egg nog, apple cider and holiday refreshments will be served.
RSVP to 214-559-5402 or firstname.lastname@example.org.