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Berkeley Kaite

Position: 
Associate Professor
Office: 
On leave 2013-2014
Phone: 
514-398-4400 Ext 00717
Fax Number: 
514-398-8146
Email Address: 
berkeley [dot] kaite [at] mcgill [dot] ca
Mailing Address: 

McGill University
Department of English
853 Sherbrooke Street West
Arts Building
Montreal, QC H3A 0G5 CANADA

Degrees and Academic Title(s): 

B.A. (Concordia); M.A. (McMaster); Ph.D. (Carleton), Associate Professor

General Research Areas: 
Contemporary
Cinema
Theory
Postmodernism
Teaching and Research Areas: 

Feminist cultural studies; cultural memory and popular media; the body.

Taught previously at: 

Carleton University, Simone de Beauvoir Institute - Concordia University.

Awards and Fellowships: 
  • SSHRC Postdoctoral Fellowship.
Selected Publications : 

“Camelot: the violence and the ecstasy,” Teorija in Praksa. 5-6, Sept-Dec 2013

“Fetish Operations in the Photographs of Sally Mann,” forthcoming in Mothering and Psychoanalysis, ed., Petra Bueskens (Toronto: Demeter Press)

Reviews of Canadian Cultural Poesis; Caught: Montréal’s Modern Girls and the Law, 1869-194;, and, Types of Canadian Women in Canadian Literature

Pornography and Difference (1995)

“The Pink Suit: Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis and Celebrity Defilement,” Celebrity Studies. http://www.tandfonline.com/eprint/uN9f2TeZeJCbqffq83Qh/full

Current Research: 

Cultural memory and popular media.