Caitlin E. Stobie

Caitlin E. Stobie


I am a poet and co-editor of EPIZOOTICS!an online journal for ecopoetry and posthuman aesthetics. My writing has 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 co-founder of the Leeds Animal Studies Network.


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

Research interests

Resarch interests: Posthumanism, new materialism; critical animal studies; literature and biology; postcolonial ecocriticism. 


  • Society for Literature, Science and the Arts (SLSA)
  • The British Society for Literature and Science (BSLS)
  • The Association for the Study of Literature and Environment, UK and Ireland (ASLE-UKI)


  • 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