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Comparative Literature & Literary Theory
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We study literary and cultural representation across linguistic and national boundaries.
We approach literary and cultural study with a keen awareness of critical theory.
Literature is news that stays news.
Literature is the most agreeable way of ignoring life.
The purpose of literature is to turn blood into ink.
Our lives are all different and yet the same.
Dr. Medha Bhattacharya On Non-translation and Translation in Rabindranath Tagore's Śāntiniketan Essays
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Bryan Norton, Ph.D., Comp Lit, receives the Berlin Airlift Scholarship
November 25, 2019
Bryan Norton receives scholarship
Emily Wilson, professor, Classical Studies, receives MacArthur "genius grant"
September 25, 2019
Emily Wilson, Classical Studies, received MacArthur "genius grant"
COML has INSTAGRAM
September 13, 2019
COML has INSTRAGRAM
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