A Woman’s Wit: Jane Austen’s Life and Legacy

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Declan Kiely, Robert H. Taylor Curator, and Clara Drummond, Assistant Curator, Morgan Library and Museum, discuss the exhibition "A Woman’s Wit: Jane Austen’s Life and Legacy." The exhibition showcases Jane Austen's (1775–1817) distinctive voice and explores why she and her writing continue to enthrall and inspire us nearly two hundred years after her death. "A Woman’s Wit: Jane Austen’s Life and Legacy." is on view at Morgan Library and Museum through March 14.

There's a slideshow of images and more information about the exhibition here.

Events: There are a number of public programs for "A Woman’s Wit: Jane Austen’s Life and Legacy" at the Morgan Library, including lectures and discussions, films, and gallery talks. More information and a schedule of events is available here.