Azeen Khan

Assistant Professor of English

Azeen Khan specializes in postcolonial literatures and theory, feminist and critical theory, continental philosophy, and psychoanalysis. Her book project, The Subaltern Clinic, draws on the history of colonial medicine and psychiatry, feminist studies, and critical race theory, to trace the movement of psychoanalysis from its birthplace in Europe to the “rest of the globe” – to Algeria, India, and South Africa, among other places. Prior to joining Dartmouth College, she was a Nancy L. Buc Postdoctoral Fellow in Gender Studies at the Pembroke Center for Teaching and Research on Women at Brown University. She is currently a Candidate at the National Psychological Association for Psychoanalysis (NPAP) in New York and is affiliated with the New York Freud Lacan Analytic Group (

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HB 6032
Ph.D. Duke University