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Discussing “Emma” – Presentation on “What Miss Taylor Taught – Curricula, Educational Tools, and the Governess”

February 20, 2016 @ 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM PST

Dottie Marron will talk about the books governesses used to help them teach, the philosophies that inspired their lesson plans, and the toys and games used to keep pupils interested. Examples of the books and classroom materials used by governesses will be on display during the presentation. Please read or reread “Emma” prior to the meeting, as we will discuss the novel following Dottie’s presentation.

Hot tea will be provided. As always, we appreciate people bringing baked goods or other food items to share.


February 20, 2016
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM PST
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Jane Austen Society of North America San Diego


House of England – San Diego
Balboa Park
San Diego, CA 92101 United States

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