Preea Leelah

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Assistant Professor of French

Hollander Hall Rm 234

Office Hours Fall 2023 : MW 2.00-3.00 p.m.

Please email me if you need an appointment at another time.


B.A. Concordia College (2002)
M.A. University of Wisconsin, Madison (2004)
Ph.D. University of Wisconsin, Madison (2012)

Areas of Expertise

  • Eighteenth-Century Literature
  • Race and Gender in France and the Francophone World
  • Gendered Representations of Criminality
  • The Transatlantic Slave Trade, Freedom Narratives and Colonialism
  • The Counter-Enlightenment Movement in France

Professional Affiliations

  • The American Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies
  • The Modern Language Association

Current Committees

  • Committee on Admission and Financial Aid (CAFA)