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 2018

Winter 2019

  • COLT 07.04: Haunting Memories: The Holocaust and its Representations - Aguado - 11
  • COLT 19: Translation Theory and Practice - (LIT or INT/W) - Otter - 10
  • COLT 40.05/GERM 42.05: Material Realities: Material Matters: A Brief History of Paper and Other Writing Surfaces -  (Lit or W) - McGillen - 10A
  • COLT 42.01: Prada, Chanel, Ferrari: History and Literature (INT or LIT, Cl) - Parati - 2
  • COLT 42.03: Robbers, Pirates & Terrorists (W/LIT) - Milich - 2A
  • COLT 49.06/INTS 17.09: Multilingualism and its Others - (SOC) - Komska -  6B
  • COLT 85: Senior Seminar- Gemünden-3A

Spring 2019

  • COLT 07.09: Colonial and Postcolonial Dialogues - Coly - 10A (CI and INT or LIT)
  • COLT 10.21: Coming to America - Gemünden - 11
  • COLT 51.04/MES 15.09: Language and Rebellion: Arabic Literature in a Comparative Context - Barakat - 10A
  • COLT 52.04/Lalacs 30.13: Tropical Fantastic - Smolin - 12
  • COLT 53.04/MES 16.36: Rogues, Riddlers, Lovers, and Liars: Love and Death in the Mediterranean - Elhariry - 10
  • COLT 56.02/FRIT 37.07: Do the Right Thing! Creativity and Public Engagement in Italy and the US (SOC) - Gilebbi - 3B
  • COLT 57.05/FS 47.07/INT 17.07: 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
  • COLT 64.01/JWST 37.02/GERM 15*: Nazis, Neonazis, Antifa- Kacandes- 2 (LIT, CI)

Summer 2019

  • COLT 35.04/*GERM 44.03: Souls Sold to the Devil: The Faust Tradition - Shookman - 10
  • *COLT 52.02/INT 17.12/LACS 30.06/FILM 42.03: New Latin American Cinema - Gemünden - 10A
  • *COLT 52.05/LATS 51: Beyond Sex, Drugs and Rock 'n Roll: Radical Latinos in the 60's - Spitta - 2A

Fall 2019

  • COLT 001: Read the World - Washburn - 11
  • COLT 10.11: Male Friendship: From Aristotle to Almodovar - Kritzman - 2A
  • *COLT 40.01/ENGL54.15: History of the Book - Halasz - 2
  • COLT 40.07/MUS 46/ FILM 50.03: Video Games and the Meaning of Life - Cheng - 2A
  • COLT 49.07: Living in the City: Intersectional Performances in Urban Space - LaGuardia - 12
  • COLT 51.03/AAAS 56*: The African Political Novel- Coly - 10A
  • *COLT 57.09/INTS 17.10: How to Be a Fascist - Parati - 2
  • COLT 72: Contemporary Literary Criticism and Theory - Coly - 10A

Winter 2020

  • COLT 07.xx: Literature and the Urban Space - McGillen - 12
  • COLT 19: Translation: Theory and Practice - INT/LIT/W - Canepa - 11
  • COLT 21.01: Medieval Song - Otter - 10
  • *COLT 57.07/INTS 17.07: Memories from the Dark Side: Political and Historical Repression in Europe - LIT/CI - Aguado - 10
  • COLT 62.07: Cinematic City - Martin - 3A
  • COLT 63.02/RUSS 38.10: The Conspiratorial Imagination - LIT/W - Patyk -12
  • COLT 85 Senior Seminar in Research and Methodology - Fuechtner - 3A

Spring 2020

  • COLT 7.16: From Letters to Email:Epistolary Fictions - Carranza- TBD
  • COLT 10.22: Horror and Melodrama - Kane - 2
  • COLT 31.02: Obsessive Affinities: French and American Poetry - Elhariry - 12
  • COLT 46.06/ENGL 53.37: Global Comic Strip: US and Japan - Dorsey - 11
  • COLT 51.01/*AAAS 51/ENGL 53.16: Masterpieces of African Literature - INT/W/NW - Coly - 10A
  • COLT 52.04/LACS 30.13: The Tropical Fantastic - Smolin - 2
  • COLT 87: Tutorial Thesis - Gemünden - Arr