Lights, Camera, Austen: the screen adaptations of Jane Austen
Wednesday December 13, 2017: 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Westgate Branch: West Side Room
U-M graduate student instructor Anne Mecklenburg will discuss the many, many adaptations of Jane Austen's work. Have you seen every [http://www.aadl.org/user/lists/74320|Jane Austen miniseries] multiple times? Remain devoted to the Greer Garson/Laurence Olivier [http://www.aadl.org/catalog/record/1278134|Pride and Prejudice]? Really liked that [http://www.aadl.org/catalog/record/1493851|one with the zombies]? Loved [http://www.aadl.org/catalog/record/1502612|Clueless]? No matter your favorite, this event is a chance to learn more about the history and context of Jane Austen novels on film. Naturally, we'll be watching a lot of clips!
This event is a partnership with the University of Michigan [https://www.lib.umich.edu/events/life-and-times-lizzy-bennet|The Life and Times of Lizzy Bennet Exhibit].