Photos from Maryam Wasif Khan Lecture: “‘Ten Tongues and Ten Mouths’: Reading the Iliad in post-9/11 Pakistan”
On the evening of Tuesday, January 14th, 2020, UCLA Comparative Literature alumnae, Dr. Maryam Wasif Khan, delivered a lecture entitled, “‘Ten Tongues and Ten Mouths’: Reading the...
Photos from Susannah Rodriguez Drissi’s Book Launch “The Latin Poet’s Guide to the Cosmos”
On Wednesday, November 20th, the Department of Comparative Literature hosted a book launch for UCLA lecturer (and UCLA Department of Comparative Literature Ph.D. recipient) Dr. Susannah Rodriguez...
Review of Professor Michael Rothberg’s Book “The Implicated Subject” in Times Higher Education
UCLA Professor in the Departments of Comparative Literature and English, Michael Rothberg's latest book, "The Implicated Subject: Beyond Victims and Perpetrators," received a glowing review in Times...
Interview with Undergraduate Major and Fulbright Recipient Robin Blades
We would like to congratulate one of our recently graduated Comparative Literature undergraduate students, Robin Blades, for receiving a Fulbright award to do research in Peru during...
Professor Michael Rothberg Discusses His New Book “The Implicated Subject” on the Stanford University Press Blog
From the Stanford University Press: "When it comes to historical violence and contemporary inequality, none of us are completely innocent. We may not be direct agents of...