Join professor and author JoEllen DeLucia, Ph.D., as she examines PBS’s Sanditon series and Netflix’s Bridgerton series alongside Jane Austen's fiction.  These materials will provide an opportunity to discuss how histories of race and racism provide essential contexts for reading and adapting Regency-era texts.

This is a free event sponsored by North Central's International Committee.  No RSVP necessary.

About the Speaker:

JoEllen DeLucia, Ph.D.JoEllen DeLucia, Ph.D., teaches in the English and Women and Gender Studies Program at Central Michigan University.  

She is the author of A Feminine Enlightenment, 1759-1820 (2015) and the co-editor of Migration and Modernities, 1750-1850 (2019).  

DeLucia is currently working on a project about gothic fiction and publishing in the 18th and 19th centuries.