Dr Karen O’Brien Kop

Karen teaches in the Department of Religions and Philosophies at SOAS, University of London and is a Visiting Lecturer in Indian Philosophy and Religion at the University of Roehampton, UK. She is a co-founder of the Sanskrit Reading Room and a committee member of the SOAS Centre of Yoga Studies. A former OCHS Online student, Karen has authored and is tutoring our History of Yoga course. She has published in the journal Religions of South Asia (2017) and is co-editing The Routledge Handbook of Yoga and Meditation Studies.