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Monday 17th May 2021 to Sunday 29th August 2021

Exhibition: Made in Lockdown

Monday 26th July 2021 to Friday 31st December 2021

Exhibition: Botanical Women

Friday 13th August 2021

Outdoor theatre: Emma

Jane Austen Garden Trail

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18th July 2021

‘this favourite writer’: Mary Russell Mitford on Jane Austen

.   On this day in 1817, Jane Austen died. To commemorate her life, we are sharing the title article from our latest issue of

29th June 2021

Man Up! Creative Writing Competition

Are you 15-25, and an aspiring writer?   Last week was the final week of our Man Up! exhibition. To mark its end, we are

Visiting fellows working hard in the Reading Room
25th June 2021

New Visiting Fellows in August

    Earlier this year, we announced a new summer Fellowship programme aimed specifically at early career researchers. In August we will welcome three residential