Membership in the Burney Society is available for $30 (U.S.) annually in the United States and Canada, and £15 (student membership), £20 (single membership), or £25 (couples living at the same address) annually in Great Britain. The dues year runs from June 13 to June 13, in honour of Frances Burney d'Arblay's birthday. Membership includes subscriptions to The Burney Letter, the semi-annual newsletter of the society, and The Burney Journal, the society's annual literary journal.

To request membership information, or to notify the society of a change in address:

The United States and Canada:

Dr. Cheryl D. Clark
Department of English
Louisiana College
PO Box 606
1140 College Drive
Pineville, LA, USA 71359 
dr.cheryldclark [at] 

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