Belmont Mansion Hosts Netherfield Ball

The Middle Tennessee Chapter of the Jane Austen Society of North America recently celebrated the 200th anniversary of Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice by hosting a Netherfield Ball in the grand salon of the Belmont Mansion on Feb. 8.  Some 40 students enrolled in Austen-related courses taught by Belmont University professor Doug Murray and Vanderbilt professor Andrea Hearn danced traditional English country dances alongside local JASNA members.