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clegros

Congratulations to the Class of 2017 and to the 2017 Award Recipients in Comparative Literature!

May 12, 2017

We are proud to announce the list of students in our graduating class of 2017:

Undergraduate Students:
Christine Legros
Jiang Li
Juliana Sass

Graduate Students:
Guangchen Chen
Xiaolu Ma
Tony Qian
Yanping Zhang
Alice Xiang
Miya Qiong Xie

It is also a great pleasure to announce this year's winners of the following prizes:

Christine Legros (pictured here) received a

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Monalisa Gharavi

Congrats to Maryam Monalisa Gharavi for making it into "20 Translators Under 40" list after publishing two books in 2016

April 11, 2017

Comp Lit Alum Maryam Monalisa Gharavi makes it into "Culture Trip's 20 Translators Under 40" list after publishing two books in 2016:

-   Her first book is a literary translation of Syrian-Brazilian poet and artist Waly Salomão,

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suleiman

Video of the talk: Sharing One Harvard: Susan Suleiman in Conversation with Mohsen Mostafavi at the Graduate School of Design

March 9, 2017

We are pleased to be able to share the video of last week's presentation by Professor Susan R. Suleiman, C. Douglas Dillon Professor of the Civilization of France and Professor of Comparative Literature, at the Graduate School of Design as part of the 'Sharing One Harvard' series: Mohsen Mostafavi with Susan Suleiman on

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BOK award

Congratulations to all the Comp Lit recipients of a Fall 2016 Teaching Award from the BOK Center

March 7, 2017

Please join us in congratulating all the recipients of a Fall 2016 Teaching Award from the Bok Center in the Department of Comparative Literature!

Lecturer Certificate of Excellence
Cécile Guédon - COMPLIT 119: Poetry in Flux– Dance Afoot

Graduate Students TFs Certificates of Distinction
Daniel Behar - ENG 190WE: David Foster Wallace
Marina Connelly - CULTBLF 53: Sacred and Secular

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Soviet Daughter

'Soviet Daughter: A Graphic Revolution': Comp Lit Grad Student Julia Alekseyeva publishes autobiographical graphic novel.

February 2, 2017

Soviet Daughter provides a window into the life of a rebellious, independent woman coming of age in the USSR, and the impact of her story and her spirit on her American great-granddaughter, two extraordinary women swept up in the history of their tumultuous times. 

Soviet Daughter is the story of

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