Amanda Vickery, the Carol Medine Moss Keynote Lecturer for JASNA’s 2015 AGM, is author of The Gentleman’s Daughter (1998) and Behind Closed Doors: At Home in Georgian England (2009). Her television series At Home with the Georgians aired in 2010–2011. She is Professor of Early Modern History at Queen Mary, University of London.
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.