Karen E. H. Skinazi

Academic Practice Advisor, University of Birmingham

Currently at University of Birmingham, I have also taught at Princeton University, University of Alberta, and Fordham University. I did my PhD at New York University in English and American literature.

My research focuses primarily on multiethnic American women's literature. My monograph, Women of Valor: Orthodox Jewish Troll Fighters, Crime Writers, and Rock Stars in Contemporary Literature and Culture, is forthcoming from Rutgers University Press in 2018.


  • 2005 
    New York University, PhD/English and American Literature