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Please join us in congratulating our Comparative Literature Undergraduate Departmental Representative, Talia Franks, who has been accepted to Middlebury's Bread Loaf Translator's Conference in a Translation Manuscript Workshop!

The 3rd annual Bread Loaf Translators' Conference is a week-long program based on the Bread Loaf Writers' Conference model that is designed to provide training and community to beginning as well as experienced translators in the pursuit of translating literary texts into English.

Upcoming Events

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Past Events

Meet the Majors: COML & ECS

March 6, 2017

ECS Chocolate Cake Lecture: "Kierkegaard's Response to Hegel's Interpretation of Antigone"

March 30, 2017

Featuring Jon Stewart, Research Fellow at Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, Harvard University

Presented by the Office of the Dean of Arts and Sciences and co-sponsored by the Comparative Humanities Program, the Comparative Literature and Culture Program, the European Cultural Studies Program, and the Humanities Fellows Program

Meet the Majors: COML, GRALL, ECS

October 26, 2016

Spect-actors Change the Script towards more Equality and Inclusion: A Forum Theater Event with Doris Sommer and Jennifer Cleary

September 15, 2016

A Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion program sponsored by the Dean of Arts and Sciences and Provost. Co-sponsored by all Humanities departments and the Mandel Center for the Humanities.

Meet the Majors/Minors: GRALL Programs, COML, ECS & SAS

March 22, 2016

Negotiating Meaning: Translating at a War Crimes Tribunal

February 9, 2016

Featuring Ellen Elias-Bursac, former translator/reviser of the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia

Co-sponsored by the Undergraduate Program in Comparative Literature and Culture, the Master of Arts Program in Comparative Humanities (MACH), and the Ethics Center

GRALL and COML Open House

September 3, 2015

Visible Rhymes, Inaudible Echoes: Script and Sound in the Sinitic Poetry of Modern Japan

October 6, 2014

Presented by Matthew Fraleigh as part of the East Asian Studies Colloquium