As Associate Provost, Karen M. Morin's responsibilities include oversight of the Office of Global & Off-campus Education, Office of Sponsored Projects, Weis Center for the Performing Arts, Samek Art Museum, Stadler Center for Poetry, Bucknell Center for Sustainability & the Environment, Bucknell University Press, Office of Undergraduate Fellowships & Research, the Bucknell-Geisinger Research Initiative, Presidential Fellowships, and special academic programming and colloquia.
A Professor of Geography, Morin's current research focuses on a number of projects linking carceral geography and critical animal studies. Her new book, Carceral Space, Prisoners and Animals (2018), develops a framework for exploring resonances across human and nonhuman carcerality and captivity via analysis of the prison- agricultural- and medical industrial complexes. See: https://www.routledge.com/Carceral-Space-Prisoners-and-Animals/Morin/p/book/9781138639874
Learn more about Karen M. Morin by viewing her curriculum vitae (pdf)
View her recent works in our Digital Commons.
Women, Religion, & Space: Global Perspectives on Gender and Faith, co-edited with Jeanne Kay Guelke (Syracuse University Press, 2007), 216 pp.
Frontiers of Femininity: A New Historical Geography of the Nineteenth-Century American West (Syracuse University Press, 2008), 278 pp.
Civic Discipline: Geography in America, 1860-1890 (Ashgate Historical Geography Series, 2011), 245 pp.
Historical Geographies of Prisons: Unlocking the Usable Carceral Past, co-edited with Dominique Moran (Routledge, 2015), 232 pp.