All posts by Robin Floyd

About Robin Floyd

Robin K Floyd works as an educator at Wake County Public Schools. In her spare time she enjoys learning about literature, history, and fashion. Her favorite Jane Austen novel is Northanger Abbey, closely followed by everything else!

A brief history of Jane Austen: A timeline for easy use

Jane Austen truly lived in interesting times — for her and the world around her. As you read Austen’s letters and Claire Tomalin’s Austen biography for the 2020 Jane Austen Summer Program, keep these years in mind.

For a closer look at Jane Austen’s lifetime, visit: https://www.janeausten.org/jane-austen-timeline.asp

To learn more about Georgian England, visit: https://www.english-heritage.org.uk/learn/story-of-england/georgians/