Unexceptional Politics: On Obstruction, Impasse, and the Impolitic (Verso, 2021)
In the Department of Comparative Literature, we examine the range of literature, its transmission, and its dynamic ...
Faculty members offer courses embracing the ancient and modern periods of world literature, exploring critical, theoretical, and historical issues.
The department has a lively array of events, speakers, and conferences each year, hosting guests from across disciplines and fields
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Fictions of America: The Book of Firsts (Warbler Press, 2020)
The Feminine Symptom: Aleatory Matter in the Aristotelian Cosmos (Fordham University Press, 2014)
Cartesian Poetics: The Art of Thinking (University of Chicago Press, 2020)