2014 - 2015 Events


The Other Daemonic: Estranging the Uncanny

March 20 - March 21, 2015
Comparative Literature Graduate Student Conference
Petteruti Lounge, Stephen Robert '62 Campus Center
75 Waterman St. 


Big Comparison: China, India, and the Methodological Cosmopolitanism

Tuesday, February 24, 2015
Lecture by Sheldon Pollock, Arvind Raghunathan Professor of South Asian Studies, Columbia University
Brian Room, Maddock Alumni Center, 38 Brown Street
Sponsored by the Reinhard Kuhn Memorial Lectureship Fund and the Department of Comparative Literature


DNA, Climate, and Palaeodiet: Scientific Approaches to the History of the Steppe

Tuesday, December 2, 2014
Lecture by Nicola Di Cosmo, Luce Professor of East Asian Studies at the Institute for Advanced Study
Smith-Buonanno Hall, Room 201

Emigrés and the Literature of Exile in Post-Revolutionary Europe

Monday, December 1, 2014
Lecture by Ourida Mostefai, Visiting Professor of Comparative Literature and French Studies
Brian Room, Maddock Alumni Center, 38 Brown Street


Tales From a Journalist's Visits to Other Planets

September 22, 2014
Lecture by Ken Auletta
MacMillan Hall 117
167 Thayer Street
A book signing and reception will follow
Sponsored by The Andrea Rosenthal Memorial Lectureship Fund and The Department of Comparative Literature