Pramila Kolekar

Office: UNH COLA Languages, Literatures & Cultures, Murkland Hall, Durham, NH 03824
Pronouns: She/her/hers

Pramila Kolekar is a Lecturer of French in the Department of Languages, Literatures, and Cultures. She received her Ph.D in French literature from Boston College. Her research interests include nineteenth-century French theater, France and India, identity representation, and cultural hybridity.


  • Ph.D., Romance Languages, Boston College
  • M.A., Karnatak University
  • B. Com., Bangalore University
  • LLB, Bangalore University

Research Interests

  • Intercultural Communications
  • Theater/Theatre
  • French cultural studies
  • French Language/Literature

Courses Taught

  • FREN 401: Elementary French I
  • FREN 403: Review of French
  • FREN 503: Intermediate French I
  • FREN 503W: Intermediate French I
  • FREN 504: Intermediate French II

Selected Publications

Kolekar, P. (2021). Miniaturized Monuments and Their Romantic resurrection: Théophile Gautier and the Great Exhibition of London. Nineteenth-Century Contexts, 43(1), 69-96. doi:10.1080/08905495.2021.1826206