Katherine Ebury


Katherine Ebury is Senior Lecturer in Modern Literature at the University of Sheffield. Her research interests include life-writing, modernism, psychoanalysis, literature and science, animal studies and law and literature, as well as groundbreaking articles on Flann O’Brien, science writing & the death penalty inFlann O’Brien: Problems with Authority (2017) and Flann O’Brien: Gallows Humour (forthcoming). Her first monograph, Modernism and Cosmology, appeared in 2014, and she is the co-editor (with Dr James Alexander Fraser) of Joyce’s Non-Fiction Writings: Outside His Jurisfiction, which appeared with Palgrave in 2018. Her articles have appeared in journals such as Irish Studies ReviewJoyce Studies AnnualJournal of Modern Literature and Society and Animals. She has just commenced an AHRC-funded project on the death penalty, literature and psychoanalysis from 1900-1950, which is running from 2018-2020.