English Faculty -- Kathleen Lundeen

Kathleen Lundeen

Contact Information

Phone: (360) 650-2722
Office: HU 383
Email: Kathleen.Lundeen@wwu.edu


Ph.D. English, University of California, Santa Barbara
M.A. English, University of California, Santa Barbara
B.A. Comparative Literature, University of California, Santa Barbara
B.A. French, University of California, Santa Barbara

Research and Teaching Interests

British Romantic Literature
Literature and Science
Biblical Literature
Intermedia Studies
Epic Poetry
Critical and Cultural Theory


Selected Publications

Knight of the Living Dead: William Blake and the Problem of Ontology. Susquehanna UP, 2000.
"The Collision of Physics and Metaphysics in England around 1800." The Transformation of Science in Germany at the Beginning of the Nineteenth Century: Physics, Mathematics, Poetry, and Philosophy. Eds. Olaf Breidbach and Roswitha Burwick. Edwin Mellen P, 2013.
"On Herschel's Forty-Foot Telescope, 1789." BRANCH: Britain, Representation and Nineteenth-Century History. Ed. Dino Franco Felluga. Extension of Romanticism and Victorianism on the Net (2012).
"Wordsworth and the Whatcom Lightcatcher: Reanimating the Museum when the Past is a Thing of the Past." Interdisciplinary Themes Journal 1.1 (2009).

"Hemans' Response to the Romantic Uni-verse." Working with English: Medieval and Modern Language, Literature and Drama 4.1 (2008).
"A Wrinkle in Space" The Romantic Disruption of the English Cosmos." Pacific Coast Philology 43 (2008).
"The Reluctant Muse: Intermediality and the Natural Sciences." Changing Borders: Contemporary Positions in Intermediality. Eds. Jens Arvidson, Mikael Askander, Jørgen Bruhn, and Heidrun Führer. Intermedia Studies P, 2007.
"When Life Becomes Art: On Hemans's ‛Image in Lava." Romanticism on the Net 29-30 (2003).
"The Veterans Wall in a Virtual World." Connecticut Review 21.1 (1999).