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Kumkum Sangari

Vilas Professor of English and the Humanities
 (414) 229-2420
 Curtin Hall 396

Degree:

PhD, Literature, University of Leeds

Teaching and Research Interests:

Literary and Cultural Studies
Gender/Women’s Studies
Feminist Theory
Colonialism, Globalization and Transnational currents
19th and 20th Century Transnational Fiction
The locations of modernity
World Literature
South Asian Studies

Selected Publications:

Sangari, Kumkum. Solid:Liquid: A (trans)national reproductive formation. First. Tulika Books, 2015: 264 pages.
Sangari, Kumkum. “’The blind traditional subject and suitcase patriarchies’.” Arab Feminisms: A Critical Perspective English edition. I.B. Tauris, (2014).
Sangari, Kumkum. “’Aesthetics of Circulation: Thinking Between Regions’.” Jadavpur Journal of Comparative Literature 50.Special 50th Issue (2014): 9-38.
Sangari, Kumkum. “Trace Retrace: Paintings, Nilima Sheikh.” Trace Retrace: Paintings, Nilima Sheikh First edition. Ed. Sangari, Kumkum. Tulika Books in association with Gallery Espace and Chemould Prescott Road, (2013): 392.
Sangari, Kumkum. “’Ruptures, Junctures, Returns: (Un) lived Histories, Feminist Propositions, and Nilima Sheikh’.” Trace Retrace: Paintings, Nilima Sheikh First edition. Ed. Sangari, Kumkum. Tulika Books in association with Gallery Espace and Chemould Prescott, (2013): 114-183.
Sangari, Kumkum, and , eds. “Recasting Women: Essays in Colonial History.” Recasting Women:Essays in Colonial History 9th edition, Zubaan Classics Series. Kali/Zubaan, (2013).
Sangari, Kumkum. “’Settled Alibis and Emerging Contradictions: Sex Selection, Dowry and Domestic Violence’.” Economic and Political Weekly, Sameeksha Trust Publication & EPW Research Foundation 47.34 (2012): 39-48.
Sangari, Kumkum. “’Gendered Violence, National Boundaries and Culture’.” Women Contesting Culture: Changing Frames of Gender Politics in India First edition. Ed. Panjabi, Kavita, and Chakravarti, Paromita. Stree Samya with School of Women’s Studies, Jadavpur University, (2012): 324-340.
Sangari, Kumkum. “’A Configural Mode: Ag ka Darya’.” Qurratulain Haider and the River of Fire: The Meaning Scope and Signficance of Her Legacy First edition. Ed. Jalil, Rakshanda. Aakar Books, (2011): 196-228.
Sangari, Kumkum. “’Viraha: a Trajectory in the Nehruvian Era’.” Poetics and Politics of Sufism and Bhakti in South Asia: Love, Loss and Liberation First. Ed. Panjabi, Kavita. Orient Blackswan, (2011): 256-87.
Sangari, Kumkum. “’Conjunction and Flow: Gendered agencies and the temporality of (media) disasters’.” The Journal of e-Media Studies, Dartmouth College Library 2.1 (2009): 16.
Sangari, Kumkum. Politics of the Possible: Essay on Gender, History, Narratives, Colonial English. Anthem Press, 2002.