Laura Dabundo (email: email@example.com) is Professor of English at Kennesaw State University and author of Persuasions articles on Austen’s prayers and Pride and Prejudice. She is editor of Routledge’s forthcoming Encyclopedia of Romanticism and Jane Austen, Mary Shelley, and Their Sisters. Currently, she is writing a book on Anglican Austen and Wordsworth.
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