Katie Owens-Murphy, Ph.D.

256.765.4893

UNA Box 5050

110 Willingham Hall

Assistant Professor, English

Alabama State Coordinator for the Inside-Out Prison Exchange Program

Email: kowensmurphy@una.edu

Research & Teaching fields:

American literature, theories of lyric and narrative, prison literature, Inside-Out Prison Exchange Program

Institution Degree Year
The Pennsylvania State University Ph.D. 2013
The Pennsylvania State University M.A. 2009
The State University of New York at Geneseo B.A. 2007

Publications:

Courses taught:

  • American Literature through Walt Whitman
  • American Literature Walt Whitman to the present
  • Civil War Literature
  • Poetry at the Margins
  • Literary Criticism
  • Prison Literature in the U.S.