'Romanticising Pride and Prejudice' - panel discussion
Acclaimed historical romance fiction writer Isolde Martyn, local romance fiction expert and blogger at Shallowreader Vassiliki Veros and editor of the Jane Austen Society of Australia's journal Sensibilities and lecturer Joanna Penglase, will talk about the impact Pride and Prejudice has had on romance fiction over the last 200 years.
Isolde Martyn attended the University of Exeter and has received a number of honors for her work, including the Best Historical Novel Award from Romantic Times Magazine and the Romantic Novel of the Year Award from the Romantic Writers of Australia. Also a historian and editor, she is the former chair of the Sydney, Australia branch of the Richard III Society. [retrieved from www.loc.gov (Library of Congress 12/20/2012]