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 - 3A

Winter 2022

  • COLT 07.17: Literature and Urban Spaces  McGillen - 12
  • COLT 19.01: Translation: Theory and Practice  (INT or LIT/W)  Wyatt - 10
  • COLT 49.08: Sea and the City  Wu - 10A
  • COLT 57.07/INTS 17.07: Holocaust, Communism, Terrorism, and NeoFascism in Europe and the USA (LIT/CI) Aguado  - 11
  • COLT 62.08: Film Adaptation and Literature  Kane - 12
  • COLT 61.01: Art Writing  O'Rourke - 11
  • COLT 85: Senior Seminar  Kritzman - 3A

Spring 2022

  • COLT 07.09: Colonial and Postcolonial Dialogs  Coly - 10A
  • COLT 10.24: Family Matters Martín - 3A
  • COLT 49.06: Miltilingualism & its Others  Komska - 6B
  • COLT 53.03: Mediterranean Poetics: Wyatt - 12
  • 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 57.12/ ITAL 37.10 Mafias (INT, SOC) - Canepa - 10
  • COLT 63.02//RUSS 38.10*: Modern Conspiracy: (INT/TMV, W) Patyk - 2
  • COLT 63.03/HUM 3.07*/GERM 46.04: Mobs, Crowds, and the People: Activisim in Populist Times- Mladek, Gomez: 3A
  • COLT 70.5: The Environmental Imagination (W/LIT) Benvegnu - 10
  • COLT 70.06: Computational Comparative Literature (Lit/W) - Chapot - 10A
  • COLT 87: Thesis Tutorial - Kritzman - arr

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 - TBD

Spring 2023

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