Dr Karin Koehler

Lecturer in 19th Century Literature

Contact info

My research and teaching focus on nineteenth-century literature, with particular emphasis on the relationships between literary culture and media, technologies, and infrastructures of communication.

I'm an expert on the writings of Thomas Hardy and the editor of the Thomas Hardy Journal and Hardy Society Journal.

 

Email: k.koehler@bangor.ac.uk

Phone: (0124838)2113

Location: Room 303, New Arts Building, College Road, Bangor University, LL57 2DG

 

I welcome PhD proposals in the following subject areas: Victorian literature and culture; Neo-Victorian literature; letters in literature and epistolary writing; media, networks, and technologies of communication in literature; infrastructure and literature; the life and work of Thomas Hardy.

  1. Article › Research › Peer-reviewed
  2. Published

    "Essentially separated in spite of all uniting factors": Thomas Hardy and the Community of Letter Writers

    Koehler, K., Mar 2015, In : Victorian Review. 41, 1, p. 125-142 18 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  3. Published

    Immaterial Correspondence: Letters, Bodies, and Desire in Charlotte Brontë’s Villette

    Koehler, K., Mar 2018, In : Brontë Studies. 43, 2, p. 136-146

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  4. Published

    Late-Victorian Polemics about Sexual Knowledge in Thomas Hardy and Sarah Grand

    Koehler, K., Jan 2020, In : English Literature in Transition, 1880-1920. 63, 2, p. 211-233

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  5. Published

    Valentines and the Victorian Imagination: Mary Barton and Far from the Madding Crowd

    Koehler, K., Jun 2017, In : Victorian Literature and Culture. 45, 2, p. 395-412

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  6. Chapter › Research › Not peer-reviewed
  7. Published

    'A husband without suspicions does not intercept his wife's letters': Letters, Privacy and Gender in the Victorian Novel

    Koehler, K., 31 Aug 2015, Private and Public Voices: Interdisciplinary Approaches to Letters and Letter-Writing. Koehler, K. & McDonald-Miranda, K. (eds.). Oxford: Inter-Disciplinary Press, p. 155-182 27 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  8. Chapter › Research › Peer-reviewed
  9. Published

    "Imaginative Sentiment": Love, Letters, and Literacy in Thomas Hardy’s Shorter Fiction

    Koehler, K., 9 Nov 2016, Thomas Hardy's Short Stories: New Perspectives. Berning Schaefer, J. & Craft Brownson, S. (eds.). 1st ed. Abingdon: Routledge, p. 84-102 (The Nineteenth Century Series).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  10. Published

    Judging by the Hand: Handwriting and Character in Victorian Literary Culture

    Koehler, K., 1 Dec 2018, Victorian Judgement. Gregory, J. R., Bautz, A. & Grey, D. (eds.). Routledge

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  11. Article › Research
  12. Published

    Thomas Hardy: Annotated Bibliography

    Koehler, K., 26 Jun 2019, Oxford Bibliographies.

    Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

  13. Book › Research › Not peer-reviewed
  14. Private and Public Voices: Interdisciplinary Approaches to Letters and Letter-Writing

    Koehler, K. (ed.) & McDonald-Miranda, K. (ed.), 31 Aug 2015, Oxford: Inter-Disciplinary Press. 255 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  15. Book › Research › Peer-reviewed
  16. Thomas Hardy and Victorian Communication: Letters, Telegrams, and Postal Systems

    Koehler, K., 6 Jun 2016, London: Palgrave Macmillan. 236 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook