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Dr. Katharine Landers

Visiting Assistant Professor
Office Hours
Tuesdays 1-2pm (Zoom or in person), Wednesdays 11am-12pm (in person), and by appointment
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Dr. Katharine (Katie) Landers is a Visiting Assistant Professor in the Department of English, where she teaches women's literature. Her research focuses on 17th century women's writing, and her current book project, Dressing Authority, considers dress as a form of resistant political speech in early modern English women's drama, poetry, and life writing. Her work appears or is forthcoming in English Literary Renaissance, Early Modern Women, Clio, and Journal of British Studies.

Teaching Interests & Areas

Women's writing, early modern literature, gender in the humanities, fashion and dress in literature, romance

Research Interests & Areas

17th century women's writing, early modern political identity, material culture, history of fashion


University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Chapel Hill, NC


Davidson College
Davidson, NC