Books by Kathryn Shevelow

A specialist in eighteenth-century British literature and culture, Kathryn Shevelow has been an award-winning professor at the University of California in San Diego for twenty years and regularly taught classes in Restoration and eighteenth-century drama.

Released: June 24, 2008

"Shevelow celebrates these and later reforms, but warns that much remains to be done to protect animals in this era of factory farming."
Bright account of the much-reviled reformers who fought to end animal cruelty in England. Read full book review >
Released: April 4, 2005

"A larger-than-life story, told with panache."
Shevelow (English/Univ. of Calif., San Diego) reconstructs the life of a colorful, cross-dressing thespian. Read full book review >