Dr. Kathryn Temple

Academic Board Member

Professor, Department of English, Georgetown University

Dr. Temple recently completed six years as chair of the Department of English at Georgetown University, and has taught at Georgetown since 1994. Her teaching and research interests include 18th century British literature and culture, particularly the literature of women; cultural legal studies; history of intellectual property; and feminist jurisprudence. Her book, Loving Justice: William Blackstone and the Origins of Anglo-American Law, will be complete in 2016. Temple received her M.A. and Ph.D. from the University of Virginia, and her J.D. from the Emory University School of Law.