mOthertongue is a multilingual undergraduate journal published by the Comparative Literature Program at the University of Massachusetts Amherst. Founded in 1994 by CL faculty members Bill Moebius and Edwin Gentzler, the jounal annually publishes work written in the students' non-English mother tongue, and then translated into English. The editors are all undergraduates in the CompLit Program: last year's editors included our students Rachael Bae, Diba Bijari, Jeannine Cullen, and Jilll O'Laughlin. The journal conisders submissions from the Five College undergraduate and graduate student community.

To view our latest, 2016 edition, click here.  For questions, please contact this year's faculty advisor Annette Damayanti Lienau at