Christine Poggi is Professor of modern and
contemporary art and criticism in the History of Art Department, with a
secondary appointment in the Italian Section, Romance Languages. She is also a
member of the Graduate Group in Comparative Literature and Literary Theory and
is an affiliated member of the Program in Slavic Languages and
Literatures. From 2011 to 2014, she served as the Faculty Director of the
Gender, Sexuality, and Women’s Studies Program and the Alice Paul Center for
the Study of Gender, Sexuality, and Women, and she continues to be affiliated
with the program.
Professor Poggi received her Master’s degree from
the University of Chicago, and her Ph.D. from Yale University. She has been the
recipient of fellowships from the Fulbright Commission, the Whitney Humanities
Center at Yale University, the National Endowment for the Humanities, the
American Association of University Women, the Dedalus Foundation, and the
Metropolitan Museum of Art. In 2009, she received the Ira H. Abrams Memorial
Award for Distinguished Teaching from the School of Arts and Sciences.