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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.
2021 Penn Arts & Sciences Graduate Division Graduation Celebration
May 17, 2021
Please join Dean Fluharty and Associate Dean Wenger for the prerecorded 2021 GRADUAT
Spinoza after Marx. Exploring the encounter between the thought of Spinoza and Marx, posing the question of how to conceive the two bodies of thought as a joint project.
May 27, 2021
Spinoza after Marx.
Comparative Literature and Literary Theory Graduate Student Awards
May 12, 2021
Zain R. Mian receives Dean's Award for Distinguished Teaching by a Graduate Student
April 06, 2021
Distinguished Teaching by a Graduate Student
Maria Pape to publish "A Form for the Masses! The Brazilian Process of Politicization in Patricia Galvao's Parque Industrial"
February 16, 2021
Maria Pape article to be published
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