Welcome

The Department of Cultural Analysis and Theory (CAT) is a dynamic transdisciplinary space for
the scholarly exchange of methods and concepts for analyzing complex social and cultural phenomena.
The Department is committed to the critical study of the transnational and transcultural flow of peoples,
capital, media, and ideas; the production, dispersion, and reception of literary,visual, digital, and
material cultures; and the theories and practices of social and political movements.  
 
The Department of Cultural Analysis and Theory is housed within the
College of Arts and Sciences.

CAT is home to: 

Undergraduate Programs:

Cinema and Cultural Studies

Comparative Literature

Humanities Interdisciplinary Studies

Women’s and Gender Studies

5-year Women's and Gender Studies BA/MA program in Public Health

Graduate Programs:

Comparative Literature

Cultural Studies

Women’s and Gender Studies

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  Faculty

Kadji Amin published "'Blesser' le spectateur blanc américain: Les Nègres aux États-Unis, 1961-64 et 2003" in Études françaises.

Kadji Amin has been awarded a Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowship on SEX at the University of Pennsylvania Humanities Forum for the 2015-16 academic year.

Kadji Amin has been awarded a Humanities Institute at Stony Brook Faculty Fellowship for Spring semester of 2015 for the completion of his book, Queer Attachments.

Raiford Guins "Punk archaeologists" explain that they went looking for more than just video-game cartridges in a New Mexico landfill.  

Nancy Hiemstra has been selected to receive the 2014-15 Graduate and Faculty Research Program in the Arts, Humanities and Lettered Social Sciences.

Robert Harvey has been appointed to the rank of Distinguished Professor.

Izabela Kalinowska-Blackwood is curating a film series at the IWM in Vienna.


Students

Beth Tsai has been selected to receive the 2014-15 Graduate and Faculty Research Program in the Arts, Humanities and Lettered Social Sciences.

Kudos Newsletter 

        June 2015


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