Anne Karhio

Dr. Anne Karhio is a researcher in contemporary Irish poetry as well as digital literature and culture. She is a graduate of the University of Helsinki and holds a PhD in English from the National University of Ireland in Galway. She is currently a postdoctoral fellow in the Irish Research Council –funded project, “Republic of Conscience: Human Rights and Modern Irish Poetry,” at the Moore Institute, NUI Galway, and has also contributed to the European Research Council -funded project, “Machine Vision in Everyday Life: Playful Interactions with Visual Technologies in Digital Art, Games, Narratives and Social Media,” at the University of Bergen, Norway. She has published widely on contemporary Irish poetry, place and landscape, and digital media aesthetics. She is the author of Slight Return: Paul Muldoon’s Poetics of Space (Peter Lang, 2016), and co-editor of Crisis and Contemporary Poetry (Palgrave MacMillan, 2011).