Deepti Misri, Assistant Professor
Office: Hazel Gates Woodruff Cottage Room 208
Dr. Deepti Misri joined our faculty in fall 2008, after completing her PhD in English and a graduate minor in gender and women’s studies from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Her areas of interest span transnational feminist studies, feminist theory and criticism, South Asian fiction and cinema, and postcolonial studies. She has taught courses on feminist theory, women in Islam, and gender and violence. Her project, Reading Violence, focuses on the relation between gender, violence, and representation in South Asian literary and cultural discourse.
Forthcoming from University of Illinois Press:
Gender, Violence, and Representation in Postcolonial India
For more information, see Beyond Partition at University of Illinois Press