Caitlin E. Stobie

Caitlin E. Stobie


I am a creative writer, researcher, curator, and editor. My poems and short stories have appeared in Stand, Poetry & Audience, Berfrois, Flash, The Stockholm Review of Literature, Zoomorphic, and many others. I have worked as a research intern on the AHRC-funded network The Risks of Childbirth in Historical Perspective, as co-curator of an exhibition titled Bearing Different Risks at the Thackray Medical Museum, and as founder of the Leeds Animal Studies Network.


Conferences: I have presented papers and invited lectures at seminar series, conferences, and workshops including:

Research interests

Posthumanism, new materialism; literature and biology; critical animal studies; medical humanities; ecocriticism. 

I am a member of the National Association of Writers in Education (NAWE).


  • PhD English Literature
  • MA Critical Theory
  • BA (Hons) English Literature

Research groups and institutes

  • Institute for Colonial and Postcolonial Studies
  • Medical Humanities Research Group
  • Environmental Humanities Research Group