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).
British literature of the long eighteenth century
Children's literature of the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries
The history of reading
Devotional and pedagogical literature
HL2004 Sensibility and Romanticism
HL2042 Children's Literature