Sara Dustin is Professor of English at Florida Southwestern State College, where she teaches composition and literature courses. She speaks nationally and locally on eighteenth- and nineteenth-century British literature and culture and serves as Regional Coordinator of JASNA’s Southwest Florida Region.
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.