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.

Winter Term

COLT 85: Senior Seminar in Research and Methodology - Gemünden  -ARR

Fall 2017

Winter 2018

  • COLT 07.15: Order and Chaos: Carnivals and Wild Celebrations (LIT) - Smolin - 10
  • COLT 10.01/INTS 17.11: Strange Natives, Strange Women: The Uninvited Others of European Literature - (LIT/W) - Kopper - 11
  • COLT 19.01/CLST 40: Translation Theory and Practice (LIT or INT/W)  -  Otter - 10
  • COLT 35.01/*ARAB 62.02: The Arabian Nights East and West (LIT or INT/NW) - Kadhim - 2
  • COLT 53.02/*AMES 41.17 Middle Eastern Landscapes: Utopian Sci-Fi, Post-Apocalyptic - El-Ariss -2A pending

Spring 2018

  • COLT 07.XX: From Letters to Email: Epistolary Fictions - Carranza - 10
  • COLT 42.05/INTS 17.13: Cultures of Surveillance  - Biron - 3B
  • COLT 51.3 African Political Novel - Coly - 2A
  • COLT 52.02/FS 42/LACS 30.06/ INTS 17.12: New Latin American Cinema (INT) - Spitta/Gemünden  - 3A
  • COLT53.03/AMES 41.09: Identity and Representation in the Middle East: narratives of Loss - El Ariss - 2A
  • COLT 64.04: The Sixties (LIT)- Balmer- 10A

Summer 2018

  • COLT 10.19: Global Comic Strip (W/Lit) - Chaney - 10A
  • COLT 61.01: Art Writing and Writers on Art (ART/W) - O'Rourke - 11

    Fall 2018

    • COLT 01: Read The World - (LIT or INT/CI) - Biron - 11
    • COLT 10.16: Flashes of Recognition in Modernist Literature - (LIT/W) - McGillen - 12
    • COLT 45: The Quest for Utopia - (INT/W) - Pastor - 10
    • COLT 51.01/AAAS 51*/ ENGL 53.16: Masterpieces Literature from Africa - (LIT or INT/LW) - Coly - 2A
    • COLT 62.03: Zombie, Clones, and Cyborgs in Dystopian Fiction and Film - (LIT or INT/W) - Kane - 2
    • *COLT 64.03/CLST 11.11: War Stories - (LIT or INT/W) -  Stewart - 12
    • COLT 70.03/ *JWST 26.01/ INTS 17.14: European Jewish Intellectuals - (LIT/W) - Kritzman - 2A
    • COLT 72.01: Theories of the Texts: from the American New Criticism to Race and Gender - (LIT/CI) - LaGuardia - 2A

    Winter 2019

    • COLT 07.xx: Haunting Memories: The Holocaust and its Representations - Aguado - 11
    • COLT 10.11: Male Friendship: From Aristotle Almodovar - (LIT/W) -  Kritzman - 2A
    • COLT 19/CLST 40: Translation Theory and Practice - (LIT or INT/W) - Otter - 2
    • COLT 40.05/GERM 42.05: Material Realities: Material Matters: A Brief History of Paper and Other Writing Surfaces -  (Lit or W) - McGillen - 12
    • COLT 42.01: Prada, Chanel, Ferrari: History and Literature - Parati -2
    • COLT 49.06/INTS 17.09: Multilingualism and its Others - (SOC) - Komska -  6B

    Spring 2019

    • COLT 07.xx: Colonial and postcolonial Dialogues - Coly - 2A
    • COLT 10.20: Coming to America - Gemunden - 11
    • COLT 35.01/*ARAB 62.02: The Arabian Nights East and West - (LIT or INT/NW) - Kadhim 2
    • COLT 39.01/*WGSS 51: Memoirs and the work they do - (LIT/W) - Kacandes - 3B
    • COLT 53/FRIT 37: Rogues, Riddlers, Lovers, and Liars: Love and Death in the Mediterranean - Elhriry - 10
    • COLT 57.05/FS 47.07: Migration Stories- (INT or ART, Cl) - Spitta & Gemünden  - 3A
    • COLT 57.08/ WGSS 67.04/INTS 17.08: Humanities and Human Rights (INT or ART,Cl) - Martin - 3A
    • COLT 60.01/MUS 13: Literature and Music -  (LIT or INT/W) - Kopper - 2

    Summer 2019

    • COLT 62.02/FILM 41.02: Shades of Noir - (INT or ART/W) - Isenberg - TBD

    Fall 2019

    • COLT 001: Read the World - TBD - TBD
    • COLT 10.11: Male Frienship: From Aristotle to Almodovar - (Lit/W) - Kritzman) - 2A
    • COLT 57.07/INTS 17.xx: Memories from the Dark Side: Policaland Historical Repression in Europe - Aguado - TBD
    • COLT 57.09: How to be a Fascist - Parati - TBD

    Winter 2020

    • COLT 07: Haunting Memories: The Holocaust andfits Representations - Aguado - TBD
    • COLT 18.03/GERM 42.04: From the Typewriter to Virtual Reality: Modern Media Theory - McGillen - TBD
    • COLT 62.03: Cinematic City - Martin - 3A