Symmetry Brilliance and Grace:Jane Austen’s Lady Susan: Margaret Norwich

"An opportunity to enjoy the sparkling company and often outrageous adventures of Jane Austen's most worldly heroine, the beautiful but ruthless young widow Lady Susan Vernon, whose character emerges in the letter form of this short novella, believed to have been written when Austen was only just twenty, but already writing with grace, style and wit: please join us!"

Tutor: Margaret Norwich

"Margaret Norwich studied liberal arts at Vassar College, New York and read English at Girton College, Cambridge.  She has worked in publishing, higher education and the voluntary sector. She lectured on English Language & Literature for many years at Bedford College/De Montfort University, and was Tutor/Organiser for the WEA in Bedfordshire. Her interests include the poetry of Sylvia Plath, the novels of Hilary Mantel, the plays of Tom Stoppard, and the redemptive power of rock music."