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Professor Emerita Cathy Portuges Delivers Keynote at Budapest Film Colloquium - October 26, 2018

Friday, November 16, 2018

Catherine Portuges, professor emerita of film studies and comparative literature, gave a keynote presentation, "Marta Meszaros: Transgeneration in Four Films of the 1990s," at a colloquium on...

Assistant Professor Corine Tachtiris to Moderate and Speak at this Year's American Literary Translators Association Conference

Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Assistant Professor of Translation Studies Corine Tachtiris will moderate and speak on the panel "Us Too: Sexism and Sexual Harassment in the Translation Profession" at the annual conference of the...

Congratulations to two UMass grad student alumni

Thursday, June 28, 2018

Antonia Carcelén Estrada (PhD 2017) has accepted a tenure-track job at the University of San Francisco at Quito (USFQ) ...

Welcome New Faculty Members

Thursday, May 31, 2018

The Comparative LIterature Program is happy to announce the addition of two new members to our CompLit faculty. We welcome Asst. Professor Corine Tachtiris and Asst. Professor Rachel Green to the...

CompLit Alumna, Dr. Nahir Otaño Gracia accepts tenure-track position at Beloit College

Friday, April 6, 2018

The Comparative Literature Program is proud to announce that Alumna Nahir Otaño Gracia, has just accepted a tenure-track job as Assistant Professor of Early British Literature at Beloit College,...

Undergraduate William Plotnick Accepted into the NYU Tisch Cinema Studies Program

Saturday, March 24, 2018

The Comparative Literature Program is proud to announce that current undergraduate student, William Plotnick, has been accepted into the NYU Tisch Cinema Studies Program! (Congratulations!) and...