Catherine Peebles

Catherine Peebles
Principal Lecturer
Phone: (603) 862-3638
Office: UNH Honors Program, Conant Hall, 115, Durham, NH 03824

Catherine Peebles is co-coordinator of the Humanities Program and Director of the Master of Arts in Liberal Studies Program at the University of New Hampshire.

Catherine Peebles was appointed director of the Honors Program in July, 2018. Before coming to Honors, Peebles taught in the department of Classics, Humanities, and Italian Studies, and served as the Coordinator of the Humanities Program and Director of the Master of Arts in Liberal Studies Program. She invites all Honors students and anyone else interested in the University Honors Program to come and see her in Conant Hall. She works to encourage all UNH students to follow the advice of Immanuel Kant: Dare to know!

What are you reading? What are you preparing to accomplish? How will you help?

Education

  • Ph.D., Comparative Literature, State University of New York at Binghamton
  • M.A., Comparative Literature, State University of New York at Binghamton
  • B.A., Comparative Literature, University of Virginia

Research Interests

  • Feminism
  • Language and/or Literature, Comparative Literature
  • Philosophical Literature
  • Philosophy of Friendship/Love
  • Psychoanalysis

Selected Publications

  • Peebles, C. M. (2007). Knowing the Other: Irigaray and the Future of Psychoanalysis. In Returning to Irigaray: Feminist Philosophy, Politics, and the Question of Unity (pp. 223-242). Albany, NY: SUNY Press. Retrieved from https://www.sunypress.edu/

  • Peebles, C. M. (2004). The Psyche of Feminism: Sand, Colette, Sarraute. West Lafayette, IN: Purdue University Press.

  • Peebles, C. M. (2002). The Psyche of Feminism (and the Institution of Women's Studies). In Between the Psyche and the Social: Psychoanalytic Social Theory (pp. 149-157). Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers.

  • Peebles, C. M. (2000). Nathalie Sarraute, After the Feminine Subject. Tympanum: A Journal of Comparative Literature Studies, Summer, 2000.

  • Peebles, C. M. (1998). Psychoanalytic Feminism beyond the Phallus. Intertexts, 2(2), 144-170.

  • Zumthor, P., & Peebles, C. (1994). The Medieval Travel Narrative. New Literary History, 25(4), 809. doi:10.2307/469375

  • Faivre, A. (1994). Faith and Knowledge in Franz von Baader and in Modern Gnosis. In Access to Western Esotericism (pp. 113-134). Albany: SUNY Press.

  • Most Cited Publications