Devoney Looser

Devoney Looser is a Professor of English at Arizona State University and author or editor of six books on literature by women. Her recent writing has appeared in The Atlantic, The TLS, The Independent, the Chronicle of Higher Education and Entertainment Weekly. She also has the great good fortune to have a bad-ass roller derby alter ego, Stone Cold Jane Austen. Her new book, The Making of Jane Austen, explores who and what made Jane Austen a household name.