The Collected Works of Harriet Beecher Stowe (CWHBS) has commissioned Andrew Taylor to edit Sunny Memories of Foreign Lands. Taylor is Professor of American Literature in the School of Literatures, Languages and Cultures at the University of Edinburgh, Scotland. He has published widely in North American literature and intellectual history and is the Co-editor of the Interventions in Nineteenth-Century American Literature and Culture series, published by Edinburgh University Press. He is the author of Henry James and the Father Question (Cambridge University Press, 2002) and Thinking America: New England Intellectuals and the Varieties of American Identity (University Press of New England, 2010), and co-author of Thomas Pynchon (Manchester University Press, 2013) and If I Survive: Frederick Douglass and Family in the Walter O. Evans Collection (Edinburgh University Press, 2018). His is the co-editor of, amongst others, The Afterlife of John Brown (Palgrave Macmillan, 2005), Transatlantic Literary Studies: A Reader (Edinburgh University Press, 2007), Nineteenth-Century Literature in Transition: The 1880s (Cambridge University Press, 2019), and an edition of Frederick Douglass’s Life and Times of Frederick Douglass (Oxford University Press, forthcoming). He is the Principle Investigator on a five-year (2016-21) Leverhulme Trust funded project, “The Cantos Project”, which is generating a new, digital edition of Ezra Pound’s Cantos – http://thecantosproject.ed.ac.uk/index.php.