Kate Holterhoff

Brittain Fellow

Member Of:
  • School of Literature, Media, and Communication
  • Writing and Communication Program
Overview

Kate Holterhoff's research areas include nineteenth-century British literature, visual culture, digital humanities, and the history of science. She has published articles in English Literature in Transition, 1880-1920 (Forthcoming), The Journal of Victorian Culture, The Journal of the History of Biology, and Victorian Network. Her current visual culture and digital humanities work considers the role of metadata to the analysis of illustrated texts. Dr. Holterhoff directs and edits the literary and art historical resource Visual Haggard: The Illustration Archive, a digital archive intended to centralize and improve access to the illustrations of popular Victorian novelist H. Rider Haggard.

Education:
  • PhD Carnegie Mellon University
Areas of
Expertise:
  • Digital Humanities
  • Gender Studies
  • History Of Science
  • Postcolonial Studies
  • Victorian Fiction
  • Visual Culture
Interests
Research Fields:
  • Digital Media
  • Literary and Cultural Studies
  • Science and Technology Studies
Issues:
  • Gender
  • Race/Ethnicity
  • Digital Humanities
  • Literature
  • Science and Technology
Courses
  • ENGL-1102: English Composition II