Elizabeth Veisz is an Assistant Professor of English at Bridgewater State University in Massachusetts. She specializes in British literature of the Restoration and eighteenth century, with additional interests in the Romantic-era novel and the cultural afterlives of classic literary works.
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.