Beardslee, Karen E.

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BEARDSLEE, Karen E. American, b. 1965. Genres: Literary criticism and history. Career: Burlington County College, Pemberton, NJ, adjunct professor, 1991-99, lecturer in English, 1999-2002; independent scholar and folklorist, 2002-. Camden County College, adjunct professor, 1992; Rowan College of New Jersey, adjunct professor, 1995; teacher of history and English at a private secondary school in Philadelphia, PA, 1998-99. Moorestown Barnes and Noble Monthly Senior Memoirs Writing Group, co-facilitator, 2000. Publications: Literary Legacies, Folklore Foundations: Selfhood and Cultural Tradition in Nineteenth- and Twentieth-Century American Literature, 2001. Work represented in anthologies. Contributor of articles and poetry to periodicals. Address: 2777 Livingston Loop, Virginia Beach, VA 23456, U.S.A. Online address: