Stephanie M. Eddleman is an Assistant Professor of English at Harding University in Searcy, Arkansas, where she also teaches in the Honors College and in the summer Honors Symposium. She is a former first-place winner of the JASNA essay contest at both the undergraduate (2001) and the graduate (2002) levels.
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.