Jane Austen’s Wicked Women

Lecture Lunch

13 November 2024 11am to 12:30pm

Jane Austen

Girls Behaving Badly: Jane Austen’s Wicked Women

Wednesday 13 November, 11am

From the rebellious girls of Jane Austen’s teenage writings to more famous heroines such as Elizabeth Bennet, this lecture with Annalie Talent focuses on Austen’s badly behaved women. Join us for this surprising - and entertaining - look at the life and work of a woman who once declared ‘If I am a wild beast, I cannot help it.’   

Coffee at 11am, followed by lecture and a two-course lunch served in Jermyn’s House set in the heart of the Gardens.

Members’ Price: £39p/p

Non-Members’ Price: £50.50p/p includes Gardens admission

Booking is essential