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Sarah Louise Baxter Emsley

critic , educator

Sarah Louise Baxter Emsley, Canadian critic, educator. Doctoral fellow, Social Science Humanities Research Council Canada, 1998—2002, postdoctoral fellow, 2002-2004, doctoral fellow, Izaak Walton Killam Memorial Trust, 1999—2002, postdoctoral fellow, Rothermere American Institute, University Oxford, 2002-2004.

Background

Emsley, Sarah Louise Baxter was born on September 8, 1973 in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. Daughter of John and Lorraine Baxter.

Education

Bachelor with 1st class honors, University Alberta, 1995. Master of Arts, Dalhousie University, 1996. Doctor of Philosophy, Dalhousie University, 2002.

Career

Lecturer Dalhousie University, Halifax, Canada, 1996—1998. Teacher writing Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts.

Works

  • Author: St. Paul's in the Grand Parade, 1749-1999, 1999, Jane Austen's Philosophy of the Virtues, 2005.

Membership

Member of Modern Language Association, Edith Wharton Society, Association Canada College and University Teachers English, Jane Austen Society North America (board directors since 2004), Harvard Neighbors 2002-2004.

Connections

Married Jason Emsley, August 16, 1995.