Kim Keeline, Ph.D

English Literature, University of Southern California

Kim Keeline has a Ph.D. in English Literature from the University of Southern California. Her field of study was William Shakespeare’s plays and his time period with a dissertation on representations of working women in popular literature of that time. Although she is no longer a full-time academic, she regularly presents on topics of history and literature, particularly the War of the Roses and Shakespeare’s theater. Inspired by her love of Nancy Drew as a child, she is an avid children’s book collector and a mystery writer with several published short stories and a novel in the works. An avid photographer, steam train engineer, and reader, Kim likes books, old technology, and theater.