Membership in the Burney Society includes subscriptions to The Burney Letter, the semi-annual newsletter of the society, and The Burney Journal, the society's annual literary journal. Members may also attend Burney Society meetings in North America and the UK.

Annual dues: $30 USD ($15 USD full-time student rate)

Membership dues are due annually on Frances Burney's birth date, 13 June.

To join, please complete the below PDF and mail it with payment.

PDF icon Burney Society Membership Form

The United States and Canada:

Dr. Roberta Brody
9 Hillcrest Road
Port Washington, N.Y.
11050 USA

Great Britain:

Deborah Jones
15 Rosehip Way
Bishops Cleeve 
GL52 8WP
DeborahJark [at]

Officers and Patrons of the Burney Society

For a list of the Officers of the Burney Society UK, please visit their website.

North American Officers

Elaine Bander

Vice President
Stewart J. Cooke

North American Secretary/Treasurer
Roberta Brody

Editor, The Burney Letter
Lorna J. Clark

Editors, The Burney Journal
Stewart Cooke
Marilyn Francus
Dana Gloserman Kopans

Cheryl D. Clark

North American Patrons


Jan Fergus
Juliet McMaster
Peter Sabor

United States
Mary Margaret Benson
Rachel Brownstein
Margaret Anne Doody
Conrad Harper
Ruth Iglehart
Ruth Perry

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