Helong Zhang is Professor of English and Associate Director of the Institute of Literary Studies, Shanghai International Studies University. He is the author of two monographs and thirty critical essays and the translator of three books. His current project focuses on China’s reception of Anglo-American Literature.
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.