School of English Literature, Language and Linguistics

Caroline Wintersgill

Caroline Wintersgill

Publishing Consultant

Caroline has been a commissioning editor in the book publishing industry since 1989, holding senior roles at a range of companies including Bloomsbury, Continuum and Routledge. Caroline is now pursuing a PhD at the University of Winchester, where she is also a Visiting Lecturer.

Her PhD research is on endings in the contemporary novel and it incorporates interviews with members of the literary industry - publishers, agents, critics and authors. Caroline combines her academic work with consultancy for a number of publishers including Biteback Publishing, Manchester University Press and Lynne Rienner.

Caroline graduated from Newcastle University with a first class degree in English Literature.  She also has Masters Degrees in Politics and Sociology and in Contemporary Literature.