Courses

Here are the courses offered in Comparative Literature by term. Please check here often for up-to-date information on course meeting times and course availability, as these can change. Course descriptions can be found on the Registrar's site.

Fall 2016

  • COLT 01: Read the World (LIT or INT/CI) - Washburn  (11)
  • COLT 22.01: Love, Desire, Faith, and Individual Identity in Renaissance Literature (LIT or INT/CI) - LaGuardia  (2)
  • COLT 51.01/AAAS 51/ENGL 53.16: Masterpieces of Literature from Africa (LIT or INT/NW) - Coly (2A)
  • COLT 62.02/FILM 41: Shades of Noir: Film, Fiction, Politics (ART/INT/W) - Gemunden  (3A)
  • COLT 67.06/WGSS 21.02/CLST 10.05: Fictions of Sappho (LIT/CI) - Williamson (6A)
  • COLT 72.01: Global Literary Theory (LIT/CI) - Warren (11)

Winter 2017

  • COLT 07.15: Order and Chaos: Carnivals and Wild Celebrations (LIT) - Smolin  12
  • COLT 18.02: Humanist in the Computer (LIT) - Leuner 10A
  • COLT 19: Translation: Theory and Practice (LIT or INT/W) - Otter 11
  • COLT 42.01: Prada, Chanel, Ferrari: History and Literature - Parati & Vinken 2
  • COLT 49.04: Law and/as Literature  - Mladek 2A
  • COLT 56.01/RUSS 38.08: The "New Man" on the Moon: Science Fiction Under Socialism (LIT or INT) - Komska - 10
  • COLT 85: Senior Seminar - Washburn - ARR

Spring 2017

  • COLT 07.13: You Must Be Dreaming: Dreams in Literature an Film (LIT/W) - Carranza - 10
  • COLT 10.16: Flashes of Recognition in Modernist Literature  (LIT/W) - McGillen - 12
  • COLT 35.03/ARAB 63.03: Arab Cultures in the Americas (LIT/INT/WC) - Morsi- 2A
  • COLT 49.05/ENG 72.02: Decadence, Degeneration and the Fin de Siecle - McCann - 11
  • COLT 51.03/AAAS 56: The African Political Novel (LIT/NW) - Coly - 10A
  • COLT 57.05/INTS17.01/FS47: Migration Stories (INT/CI) - Spitta/Gemunden - 3A
  • COLT 64.03/CLST 11.11: War Stories (LIT or INT/Cl) - Stewart - 12    
  • COLT 65.03: Transpacific Ecologies (LIT/CI) - Bahng - 6B

Summer 2017

COLT 62.04: Berlin- New York- Hollywood: A Cultural History of Exile - Isenberg - 10A

COLT 18.03/GERM 42.04: From the Typewriter to Virtual Reality: Modern Media Theory (ART/W) - McGillen - 2A

 

Fall 2017

 

  • COLT 01: Read The World - (LIT or INT/CI) - Washburn - 11
  • COLT 10.07: Characters on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown - (LIT/W) - LaGuardia - 12
  • COLT 39.02: Literary Fairy Tales - (LIT/W) - Canepa - 12
  • COLT 40.01/ENG 54.15: History of the Book - (LIT/W) - Halasz - 2
  • COLT 49.06: Multilingualism and its Others - (SOC pending)-Komska - 10A
  • COLT 51.01/AAAS 51/ENGL 53.16 Masterpieces of Literature from Africa- (LIT or INT/W) -Coly- 3A
  • COLT 57.09/FRIT 35  Fascisms- Parati - (INT) - 2
  • COLT 62.03: Zombies, Cyborgs, and Clones in Dystopian Fiction and Film -(INT/LIT)- Emily Kane - 12 or 2
  • COLT 66.01: What is Psychoanalysis - (LIT or INT/W) - Kritzman - 2A
  • COLT 72.01: Global Literary Theory - (LIT/CI) Coly - 3A

Winter 2018

  • COLT 07.15: Order and Chaos: Carnivals and Wild Celebrations (LIT) - Smolin - 10
  • COLT 10.01: Strange Natives, Strange Women: The Uninvited Others of European Literature - (LIT/W) - Kopper - 11
  • COLT 19/CLST 40: Translation Theory and Practice (LIT or INT/W) - Tarnowski
  • COLT 35.01/ARAB 62.02: The Arabian Nights East and West (LIT or INT/NW) - Kadhim - 2A
  • COLT 70.03/ JWST 26 European Jewish Intellectuals (LIT/W)- Kritzman - 2A
  • COLT 85: Senior Seminar - Laguardia

Spring 2018

  • COLT 07.XX: From Letters to Email: Epistolary Fictions - Carranza 
  • COLT 35.02: The Novel: Memory, Desire - (LIT or INT/W) - Washburn - 10A
  • COLT 42.05: Cultures of Surveillance  - Biron - 3B
  • COLT 51.01/ AAAS 51/ ENGL 53.16: African Literatures: Masterpieces of Lieratures from Africa - (LIT/INT/NW) - Coly - 2A
  • COLT 52.02/FS 42/LACS 30.06: New Latin American Cinema (ART or INT) - Gemunden - 3A