News

Filter

Search

September 25, 2019

Congratulations to Comparative Studies PhD candidate Eleanor Paynter, whose article recently appeared in the Los Angeles Review of Books! Co-written with Nicole Miller, the article, "The White…

August 30, 2019

Professor David Horn was featured on an episode of Voices of Excellence which aired Aug. 28, on WCBE, 90.5 FM. In the episode, which is available on soundcloud, he describes the history of…

August 30, 2019

Congratulations are in order for Moriah Flagler, who has been selected as the 2019 Postdoctoral Scholar Mentor of the Year!

Every year, the Office of Postdoctoral Affairs highlights a…

April 25, 2019

On Wednesday, April 24th, we held our annual departmental awards ceremony celebrating all of the incredible work our faculty, lecturers, and students have done in the past year.

We continue…

April 19, 2019

The Writing Across the Curriculum graduate consultant team has selected Caroline Toy for an honorable mention in the award for Outstanding Writing Instruction. They received a number of extremely…

April 19, 2019

Professor Barry Shank discusses his latest book, which explores the power of music to create community, along with a history of comparative studies and how greeting cards maintain social…

March 26, 2019

Join two of our Comparative Studies Graduate students, Seth Gaiters and Caroline Toy, as they present on their research topics.The Showcase will feature “lightning talks” by humanities and arts…

March 20, 2019

Graduate student Sarah Craycraft has been awarded a Title VI funded Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) Fellowship for this coming summer. She’ll be studying Bulgarian through Sofia…

February 15, 2019

Julia Watson, professor emerita in the Department of Comparative Studies, gave a lecture on “Between the Edge and the Abyss: The Serial Performances of Anthony Bourdain” and participated in a…