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Katie Price

Associate Director

Lang Center for Civic & Social Responsibility

Contact

  1. Email:kprice1@swarthmore.edu
  2. Phone: (610) 328-7780
  3. Lang Center 201
Price

Dr. Price earned a Ph.D. in English from the University of Pennsylvania and has held an Andrew W. Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowship in the Humanities at the Jackman Humanities Institute at the University of Toronto. Throughout her career, she has been committed to opening up conversations between disparate communities and disciplines, and enjoys working with students and faculty to think creatively about how to connect their academic interests and expertise with concrete action and activism. In addition to her work at the Lang Center, she teaches courses in English, Environmental Studies, and Peace and Conflict Studies; she publishes critical, creative, and other types of writing; and serves as Interviews Editor for the online magazine Jacket2.

Courses Taught 

ENGL 089B / ENVS 044 Environmentally Engaged Literature: Pollutants, Fossil Fuels, and Atomic Bombs 
ENGL 78B Make It New: Modernism and International Experimentation 
PEAC 094 Special Topics: Friends, Peace, and Sanctuary 
ENGL 089B / ENVS 016 Materials that Matter: Environmental Literature in the Anthropocene