Shreerekha Subramanian

Shreerekha Subramanian, Ph.D.

Professor of Humanities,
College of Human Sciences and Humanities

Contact number: 281-283-3430
Office: Bayou 2617.18


Shreerekha Subramanian is a professor of humanities at University of Houston–Clear Lake. Her teaching ranges across disciplines in the humanities from literature and women’s studies to cross-cultural studies. 

In 2008, she became the first recipient of the Marilyn Mieszkuc Professorship in Women’s Studies at University of Houston-Clear Lake, and she published her monograph, "Women Writing Violence: The Novel and Radical Feminist Imaginaries," (SAGE 2013).  She publishes articles on South Asian, African-American and Caribbean literature and media and she edited the anthology, "Home and the World: South Asia in Transition," (Cambridge Scholars Press, 2006).

At present, she is working toward her next monograph on carceral imaginaries addressed through the contexts of late capital and new imperialism. She is the current chair of the Department of Liberal Arts in the School of Human Sciences and Humanities.