Janet Todd is President of Lucy Cavendish College, University of Cambridge, and Herbert J. C. Grierson Professor of English at the University of Aberdeen. She has written widely on women writers and is General Editor of the Cambridge Austen. Janet Todd and Linda Bree are co-editors of the volume of Austen’s Later Manuscripts in the Cambridge Edition of the Works of Jane Austen.
The Jane Austen Society of North America is dedicated to the enjoyment and appreciation of Jane Austen and her writing. JASNA is a nonprofit organization, staffed by volunteers, whose mission is to foster among the widest number of readers the study, appreciation, and understanding of Jane Austen’s works, her life, and her genius. We have over 5,000 members of all ages and from diverse walks of life. Although most live in the United States or Canada, we also have members in more than a dozen other countries.