Christine Kenyon Jones (email: firstname.lastname@example.org) is a Research Fellow in the Department of English at King’s College London, where she teaches a course on Austen. Her publications include Kindred Brutes: Animals in Romantic-Period Writing (Ashgate, 2001) and Byron: The Image of the Poet (AUP, 2008), which considers visual aspects of Byron and Byronism.
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