Comparative Literature

Alumna Na'ama Rokem wins The Bradley Rubidge Memorial Dissertation Award

25 Jun 2008

Comparative Literature Alumna, Na'ama Rokem, will receive the Bradley Rubidge Memorial Dissertation Award for her work entitled "Prosaic Conditions: Writing in the Modern Mode from Hegel to Bialik". This award is bestowed by the Department of Comparative Literature to the most outstanding finished dissertation every two years.

We congratulate Rokem on her excellent work and thank her for her significant contribution to academia.

Carlos Fonseca wins Best Scholarly Undergraduate Essay Prize

25 Jun 2008

The 2007-08 Best Scholarly Undergraduate Essay Prize went to Carlos Fonseca (Class of '09, Comparative Literature) for his paper "'La Poesía que buscamos…': A propósito del Manifiesto 'Sobre una Poesía sin Pureza' de Pablo Neruda". This prize is awarded annually by the Department of Spanish and Portuguese to a student or students who have written an outstanding scholarly or creative paper.

Lecture by Mads Rosendahl Thomsen: 'Ideas of Empowerment: Lessons from the First and Second Danish Cartoon Crisis'

Date: 
Thursday, 29 May 2008 - 1:00pm
Dr. Mads Rosendahl Thomsen is Assistant Professor in Comparative Literature at University of Aarhus, Denmark. His book "Mapping World Literature: International Canonization and Transnational Literatures" is forthcoming from Continuum Books in the fall of 2008.

Conference: ''Turning Points': Shock and Introspection'

Date: 
Friday, 30 April 2010 - 6:00pm
“TURNING POINTS”: SHOCK AND INTROSPECTION
4TH Annual Graduate Student Conference
Department of Comparative Literature, Stanford University
April 30-May 1, 2010
Location: Levinthal Hall, Stanford Humanities Center


Schedule of Proceedings
FRIDAY, April 30th

Graduate Conference: Corruption in Modern Literature and Theory

Date: 
Friday, 4 April 2008 - 10:00am
Date: 
Saturday, 5 April 2008 - 10:00am
Location: 
550-550A

2nd Annual Graduate Student Conference

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