Caroline Heller


Research Interests: 

18th-century British literature; British Romantic literature; ecologies of literature; lyric poetry; temporality; poetic and literary forms of life and animacy; natural histories


18th- and 19th-Century Atlantic Cultures (co-coordinator 2016-2017); Poetry & Poetics


Caroline Heller received her M.A. in English literature from Miami University of Ohio in 2013 and her B.A. from the same university in 2006. Before pursuing her M.A., she spent several years teaching English abroad and working for non-profit organizations. She’s currently a member of the poetry staff and associate editor in production at Chicago Review.

Teaching Experience: 

Course Assistant, Shakespeare: Histories and Comedies, University of Chicago Spring 2017
ESL Instructor, English Language and Orientation Program, Louisiana State University, 2013-14
Instructor, English 111 and 112, Miami University of Ohio, 2011-13