David MacWilliams recently earned his Ph.D. in English from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro. Besides nineteenth-century British literature, his interests include composition and ESL. He is an Assistant Professor at Adams State College, Alamosa, Colorado.
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.