University of Texas-Austin, M.A. and Ph.D.
St. Olaf College, BA
ENGL 10833: London through a child's eyes
ENGL 20803/WRIT 30213: Coming of age as a global citizen (in London)
ENGL 30443: Irish literary revival
ENGL 40663: Modern British fiction: Britannia and the great world
ENGL 40733: Children's Literature
Poetics of the Irish press
Gender and genre in 19th-century travel writing
Postcolonial literatures and theories
Areas of Focus
Karen Steele specializes in Modern British and Irish literature, Irish women’s cultural production, and media history.
19th-21st century British lit, women's writing, gender and sexuality studies