MAR 08, 2018 | 6:30 PM TO 8:00 PM
The Graduate Center
365 Fifth Avenue
March 08, 2018: 6:30 PM-8:00 PM
Center for the Study of Women and Society
Dr. Sophie Maríñez is an Associate Professor of French and Spanish at Borough of Manhattan Community College (CUNY) and the author of Mademoiselle de Montpensier: Writings, Châteaux, and Female Self-Construction in Early Modern France (Brill/Rodopi, 2017), which is based on the dissertation she completed in the Ph.D. Program in French at the Graduate Center. This monograph examines female self-construction strategies through the interplay between writing and the symbolic import of châteaux. This book is the recipient of an NEH award, two PSC-CUNY grants, the Marandon Fellowship, the Carole & Morton Olshan Dissertation Fellowship, and the 2010 Carolyn G. Heilbrun Dissertation Prize awarded by the Women’s Studies Certificate Program.
Co-sponsored with the Ph.D. Program in French.