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Katherine Firth

Dr Katherine Firth
MA Cantab, MA, PhD OxBrookes
Director of Studies (Arts), Visiting Research Fellow
Residential College

Dr Katherine Firth teaches at the University of Melbourne in the areas of graduate research and communication. She is a Visiting Research Fellow of Trinity College. She trained at Newnham College, Cambridge, and Oxford Brookes University. Katherine publishes in the area of modernist literature, poetry and music. Recent publications include a new scholarly translation in Johann Sebastian Bach's St John Passion (BWV 245): A Theological Commentary by Andreas Loewe, published by Brill in 2014, as well as articles on 20th-century poetry and music. Katherine is an active librettist, with three works that were premiered by Trinity College Choir. She is an Examining Chaplain for the Diocese of Melbourne and a member of the Acorn Press board. 
See more about Katherine on her website