|Sandy Petrey's books include In the Court of the Pear King (Cornell University Press, 2005), Speech Acts and Literary Theory (Routledge, 1990), Realism and Revolution: Balzac, Stendhal, Zola, and the Performances of History (Cornell University Press, 1988), and History in the Text Quatrevingt-Treize and the French Revolution (Purdue University Monographs in the Romance Languages, 1980). His principal research interests are realist fiction and contemporary literary theory.|
1966 Ph.D. Yale University.
Appointed to French and Cultural Analysis and Theory, Stony Brook University, in 1982.
Prof. Petrey's CV
Graduate Colloquia will take place on September 24, 2014 in the Humanities Institute - 1:00 - 2:20 p.m.
Liz Montegary - "Does It Run in the Family?": Health, Security, and the Future of LGBT Politics.
Michelle Ho - Tracing Triple Axels: Race, Femininities, and Japan's Women Figure Skaters.November 5th - Details to follow
Fall 2014 CAT Graduate ConferenceTopic: Endings
Date: Friday, November 21, 2014 Time: 9:00 a.m.
Location: Stony Brook Manhattan
Co-Sponsored EventsSeptember 18 - 20, 2014 -"Global Women’s Cinema Conference"
September 23, 2014 - Poet, essayist and critic Vijay Seshadri, winner of the 2014 Pulitzer Prize for Poetry.
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New MA/PhD in Women's and Gender Studies
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 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.
Beth Tsai has been selected to receive the 2014 Graduate and Faculty Research Program in the Arts, Humanities and Lettered Social Sciences.