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.

Summer 2021

  • COLT 18.04 Climate Change, Fiction, and the Apocalyptic Imaginary (W/LIT)- Hollister - J 
  • COLT 39.03/FRIT 37.04 European Fairy Tales (W/LIT) Canepa - J
  • COLT 51.05/JWST 15.01/MES 16.39/AAAS 65.65 Silence, Exile, and Cunning (Lit/NW) Caplan - J
  • COLT 57.10/ASCL 70.18: Social Revolutions East and West: Japan and the United States in the 1960s (INT and LIT/CI)- Dorsey -K

Fall 2021

  • COLT 001: Read the World (INT or LIT/CI) - Warren - 2
  • COLT 10.23: The Odyssey and Odyssean Spinoffs (W/LIT) - Kacandes - 12
  • COLT 31.02/FRIT 37.08/CRWT 40.09: Obsessive Affinities Poetry: French and American Poetry - (W/LIT) - Elhariry- 12
  • COLT 40.01/ENGL 54.15*: History of the Book- Beckman- 10A
  • COLT 40.07/MUS 46*/FILM 50.04: Video Games & the Meaning of Life - (TMV/CI) - Cheng - 10A
  • COLT 57.02/FRIT 27.03*: Italian American Film - (CI, LIT) Parati -2
  • COLT 62.04/ENGL 53.06*: Media and Monstrosity- McCann - 10
  • COLT 64.01/GERM 15*/JWST 37.02: Nazis, Neonazis Antifa and the Others - (LIT/Cl) - Kacandes -2
  • COLT 66.01: Psychoanaylsis and Literature (INT, LIT) - Kritzman- 2A
  • COLT 72.01: Global Literary and Cultural Theory -(LIT/CI)- Washburn 

Winter 2022

  • COLT 07.17 Literature and Urban Spaces - McGillen - 12
  • COLT 19.01: Translation: Theory and Practice- (INT or LIT/W)- Otter - 10
  • COLT 49.08: Sea and the City - Wu - TBD
  • COLT xx: Comparative Film - Kane - TBD pending
  • COLT 51.02/AAAS xx: Idea of Africa - Coly - 2A
  • COLT 57.07/INTS 17.07: Holocaust, Communism, Terrorism, and NeoFascism in Europe and the USA -(LIT/CI) - Aguado  - TBD
  • COLT 61.01- Art Writing- O'Rourke - TBD
  • COLT 85 - Senior Seminar - Kritzman -TBD

Spring 2022

  • COLT 07.09: Colonial and ostcolonial dialogs - Coly -2A
  • COLT 10.xx: Family Matters- Martín - 3A
  • COLT 49.04 : Justice (W/LIT) - Mladek - 3A
  • COLT 49.06: Miltilingualism & its Others - Komska
  • COLT 49.07: Living in the City -(W/LIT) LaGuardia - 12
  • COLT 53.01/MES 16.35*: Modern Arabic Literature in Translation (NW/LIT) - Kadhim - 2
  • COLT 70.5: The Environmental Imagination: (W/LIT) Benvegnu - 11

2022-2023 courses

Please note we will offer 3 sections of COLT 10 in the year 2022-2023.

Summer 2022

  • COLT 10.11 Coming to America -(LIT, CI)  Gemünden

Spring 2023

  • COLT 07: First Year Seminar : McGillen
  • COLT 10.12: Race in the Middle Ages: Warren
  • COLT 35.02: The Novel, Memory, Desire: Washburn
  • COLT 49.08: The Sea and the City : Wu- pending- 10A
  • COLT 51.01: Masterpiece of African Literature- Coly
  • COLT 52.06: Borderlands: Spitta
  • COLT xx/ WGSS 66*/ INT xx :Times of Crisis Martin- 3B
  • COLT 87:  Thesis Tutorial- Kritzman