Katherine Field-Rothschild

Faculty Member

Personal profile


Prof. Field - Rothschild has been teaching English composition for twelve years at St. Mary's College and prior, at Holy Names University and Contra Costa College. Her specializations are Information Literacy, knowledge transfer, first-year composition (FYC), and young adult and dystopian literature. 
Find out more about her books for children at kathrothschild.com

Prof. Field was formerly a reporter for various media outlets, has worked for the LightHouse for the Blind and Visually Impaired, and has been involved with Disability Studies research. As a writer, she has written stories for young adults and children. 

Prof. Field is currently researching knowldge transfer from FYC to WID, Information Literacy, and protest platforms.

Contact Information

Galileo - 211A
Office Hours - Spring 2018:
MW 1:15-2:45 and by appointment

Related documents

Education/Academic qualification

PhD Composition and TESOL, Indiana University of Pennsylvania

… → 2019

MFA Fiction Writing, Saint Mary's College of California

Research Interests

  • Dance
  • Arabic history
  • Buddhism
  • Catholicism
  • Dystopia
  • YA writing
  • food trucks


  • English Language and Literature