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Graduate Student Conference on “The Ethics of Translation and Interpreting" to be held on April 2-3, 2021

Tuesday, March 30, 2021

Graduate students in Comparative Literature will host the biannual Translation Studies Conference on April 2-3, 2021: “The Ethics of Translation and Interpreting." All events will be online and...

We stand with the Asian, Asian American, and Pacific Islander communities

Friday, March 19, 2021

The Program in Comparative Literature strongly condemns the increasing anti-Asian violence, harassment, and rhetoric across the country. We stand with out Asian, Asian American, and Pacific...

Krzyś Rowinski Successfully Defends Dissertation Friday September 11 2020

Monday, October 5, 2020

On Friday September 11 2020 Krzyś Rowinski sucessfully defended his dissertation “Never-Lasting Effects: John Williams, Pier Paolo Pasolini, Bruno Jasieński, and Non-Redemptive Failure.”...

Two CompLit Faculty Members Chosen as IHGMS Faculty Fellows

Saturday, October 3, 2020

Congratulations to Rachel Green and Corine Tachtiris who have been chosen by The Institute for Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies (IHGMS) as Faculty Fellows for their 2020-2021 seminar on ...

CompLit graduate student Sandra Russell Joy awarded the Joyce A. Berkman Award for Outstanding Graduate Feminist Scholarship.

Thursday, April 30, 2020

The prize for Outstanding Graduate Feminist Scholarship is awarded annually in honor of Joyce A. Berkman, feminist teacher, activist, History Department faculty for 48 years (1965-2013), and a...

Comp Lit grad student Siobhan Meï named a Woodrow Wilson Dissertation Fellow in Women's Studies.

Monday, April 20, 2020

Siobhan Meï is one of ten Fellows selected for 2020. The Women's Studies Fellowship is the only national program to support doctoral work on women's and gendered issues. Each 2020 Fellow will...