Faculty and Staff


Katherine Blyn Wakely-Mulroney (Asst Prof)


Telephone:6592 1823

Email: kmulroney[at]ntu.edu.sg​

Mailing Address
Nanyang Technological University
School of Humanities
14 Nanyang Drive, HSS-03-77
Singapore 637332​

Katherine Wakely-Mulroney is Assistant Professor of British Romanticism in the Division of English. She received her PhD from the University of Cambridge, and completed her postdoctoral research at NTU's Centre for Liberal Arts and Social Sciences. Her research interests lie in British literature of the long eighteenth century, children's literature, and the histories of reading, memory, and recitation.

Katherine is the co-editor of The Aesthetics of Children's Poetry: A Study of Children's Verse in English (Routledge, 2017). Her work has appeared in the Journal for Eighteenth-Century Studies and is forthcoming in Book History, The Cambridge Guide to the Eighteenth-Century Novel, 1660-1820 (ed. April London), and The Cambridge History of Children's Literature in English (eds. Eugene Giddens and Zoe Jaques).

Research Interest

British literature of the long eighteenth century
Children's literature of the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries
Children's poetry
The history of reading
Devotional and pedagogical literature 

Courses Taught

HL2004 Sensibility and Romanticism
HL2042 Children's Literature