Dr. Katherine Attié

Associate Professor


Contact Information

LA 4341


B.A. Dartmouth College
M.A University of Virginia
Ph.D. University of Virginia

Areas of Expertise

Early Modern English Literature


Before joining the Towson faculty, Katherine Attié taught at American University and Georgetown University. Dr. Attié specializes in early modern English literature, culture, and intellectual history. She teaches courses in Shakespeare, Renaissance poetry, and British literature from the Middle Ages to the eighteenth century. Her publications, including articles on Shakespeare, Francis Bacon, and Thomas Hobbes, appear in top journals such as English Literary Renaissance, Shakespeare Quarterly, Modern Philology, and ELH. Dr. Attié is currently working on a book project, Shakespeare’s Political Aesthetic, for which she was awarded the Folger Shakespeare Library’s Long-Term Research Fellowship in 2012