Prior to joining Yale University, where she serves as dean of the Center for International and Professional Experience, Jane Edwards served as dean of Harvard University’s new Directorate for International Studies, where she launched an ambitious experience program international for graduating students. She played a similar role for ten years at Wesleyan University, where she also led a program related to less frequently taught languages ​​and served as a lecturer in the Romance philology department. She was born in Wales, she earned her BA and Master of Arts in English Literature from the University of Cambridge, and moved to the United States in 1971 to pursue her Ph.D in Folklore Studies from the University of Pennsylvania. She has published, with her husband Humphrey Tonkin, the volume Prior to joining Yale University, where she serves as dean of the Center for International and Professional Experience, Jane Edwards served as dean of Harvard University’s new Directorate for International Studies, where she launched an ambitious experience program international for graduating students. She played a similar role for ten years at Wesleyan University, where she also led a program related to less frequently taught languages ​​and served as a lecturer in the Romance philology department. She was born in Wales, she earned her BA and Master of Arts in English Literature from the University of Cambridge, and moved to the United States in 1971 to pursue her Ph.D in Folklore Studies from the University of Pennsylvania. She has published, with her husband Humphrey Tonkin, the volume The World in the Curriculum and is the author of other publications and reports on a wide range of topics related to international education. He has held positions in several professional organizations in the United States and is now a member of the board of the World Learning organization, a member of the academic board of the Schwarzman Scholars International Scholarship Program, and a member of the editorial board of the Journal of Studies in International Education.

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Jane Edwards lent her voice to Francesca da Rimini and read the relative verses (88-142) in the English translation by George Gordon Byron.
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