Online access to our digital summer series pre-recorded talk: Janet Todd, ‘Sanditon and Northanger Abbey: A Shared Pen?’ Instructions will be sent you in your Chawton House Shop purchase confirmation email.
Online Video: Janet Todd, ‘Sanditon and Northanger Abbey: A Shared Pen?’
Our digital Summer Series opened with renowned Austen scholar Janet Todd, whose edition of Jane Austen’s final unfinished novel Sanditon, came out with Fentum Press in 2019. In her talk, she makes the case for reading Austen’s first finished novel, Northanger Abbey, as a dialogue with her last, Sanditon. Not to worry if you missed this online event, you can access Janet’s talk online for £5.
About Janet Todd:
Feminist scholar and former president of Lucy Cavendish College, University of Cambridge, Janet Todd is the biographer of Jane Austen, Aphra Behn and Mary Wollstonecraft. Her recent books include the memoir Radiation Diaries and the fiction, A Man of Genius. Her latest novel, Don’t You Know There’s a War On? came out in March 2020.