Kate Faber Oestreich - Coastal Carolina University
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Kate Faber Oestreich

Associate Professor, Coordinator MAW Graduate Program

Jonathan Doe
Contact Kate Faber Oestreich
843-349-6602 koestrei@coastal.edu

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Fall 2021 (Virtual) Office Hours 
Tuesday/Thursday 11:00am - 12:00pm,
Wednesday 10:15 - 11:15am
Make an appointment on Moodle. If you cannot attend office hours, email me to set up an alternative meeting time.

I know only one thing about the technologies that await us in the future – we will find ways to tell stories with them.” – Jason Ohler

Biography

Kate Faber Oestreich (pronounced A-Strike) is Associate Professor of Literature, Writing, and New Media at Coastal Carolina University in Conway, South Carolina. She and Jennifer Camden have co-authored a book entitled, Transmedia Storytelling: Pemberley Digital’s Adaptations of Jane Austen and Mary Shelley (2018). Her scholarship and scholarly reviews have appeared in Nineteenth Century StudiesNineteenth-Century ContextsNineteenth-Century Gender StudiesCompanion to Victorian Popular Fiction; College English Association Criticariel: A Review of International English Literature; Journal of Victorian CultureVictorians Institute Journal; and the edited collections Neo-Victorian Madness and Straight Writ Queer. Oestreich serves as Co-Director of Electronic Communications on the Executive Board for the Nineteenth-Century Studies Association, on the Steering Committee of the Centre of Nineteenth-Century Studies International, and as Vice President of the International Nineteenth-Century Studies Association.

Education 

Ph.D., The Ohio State University 
M.A., The Ohio State University 
B.A., The Ohio State University 

Research Areas

Her areas of specialization include British literature of the long nineteenth century, multimodal writing, adaptation and film, digital storytelling, and critical theory, especially those concerning new media, feminism, and cultural materialism.