Carine Mardorossian

PhD

Carine Mardorossian

Carine Mardorossian

PhD

Carine Mardorossian

PhD

Interests

World literature; postcolonial and Caribbean studies; ecocriticism; feminist theory

Contact Information

541 Clemens Hall

Buffalo NY, 14260

Phone: (716) 645-0711

cmardoro@buffalo.edu

My goal as a researcher focused on issues of sexualized violence has always been to work myself out of that job. There should not be experts in this field or a field at all because there should be no sexualized violence (and all violence is sexualized). I always keep that in mind as a goal.

Education

  • PhD, English, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC), 1998

Books

  • “Creolized Ecologies in Caribbean Fiction” (in progress)
  • “Framing the Victim: Rape, Agency, and Structural Masculinity in the Contemporary  United States” – Rutgers UB, 2016
  • “Reclaiming Difference: Caribbean Women Rewrite Postcolonialism” – University of Virginia Press (New World Series), 2005