Derbyshires Corresponding: Elizabeth Bennet and the Austen Tour of 1833
Kelly M. McDonald
Emma Austen-Leigh’s diaries and letters brought Kelly M. McDonald to Winchester, England, in May-July 2007, and resulted in “Edward Austen’s Emma Reads Emma” (Persuasions 29). A member of the National Coalition of Independent Scholars, Kelly keeps a research blog at SmithandGosling.wordpress.com. She serves JASNA as Vermont’s Regional co-Coordinator.