Christine Alexander, FAHA, FRSN, is Emeritus Scientia Professor at UNSW Sydney and has been Director and General Editor of the Juvenilia Press since 2002. She has published on the Brontës, Austen, literary juvenilia, and critical editing, including the Penguin edition of Austen’s juvenilia: Love and Freindship and Other Youthful Writings (2014) and The Child Writer from Austen to Woolf (2005), co-edited with Juliet McMaster.
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.