Celia A. Easton (email: email@example.com) is the Regional Coordinator of JASNA-Rochester. Her essays on Jane Austen have appeared in Persuasions and The Journal of Narrative Technique. As Professor of English and Dean of Residential Living at SUNY Geneseo, she teaches courses on Jane Austen and invokes Austen to teach and promote civility.
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.