Comparative Literature

New Graphic Novels, Comics, September-October, 2017

By Brian Vetruba on November 30, 2017

A list of graphic novels and comics added to WU Libraries in September to October, 2017. Click on the call number link for availability.  For additional new books relevant to Comparative Literature, see the other posts in New Books in Comparative Literature. If you’re having trouble find a book, ...

New Print in Language and Literature, September-October 2017

By Brian Vetruba on November 28, 2017

Click here to download an Excel file of all new print titles in Language and Literature (call number range P to PZ) added to the WU Libraries in September and October.  The list includes American Literature, Arabic Literature, Classics, English Literature, French Literature, Hebrew Literature, Sp...

Portuguese Literary Award Winners from Portugal

By Daria Carson-Dussan on July 27, 2017

  As primeiras coisas/Amaral, Bruno Vieira, 1978-. First novel. Winner of the Prémio  literário Fernando Namora and the Prémio Livro Time Out. Winner of the Prémio José Saramago   Os memoráveis : romance/Jorge, Lídia. Novel. Winner of the Prémio Urbano Tavares Rodrigues.   Passagens/Gersão, Teoli...

Italian Literary Prize Winners added to the Collection

By Daria Carson-Dussan on July 19, 2017

L’ultimo arrivato/ Balzano, Marco. Winner of the Premio Campiello literary prize. Niente è come te /Rattaro, Sara. Winner of the Bancarella literary prize. Terre rare /Veronesi, Sandro. Winner of Bagutta literary prize La Ferocia/Lagioia, Nicola.Winner of the Premio Strega literary prize &a...

New French Literature Titles

By Daria Carson-Dussan on July 6, 2017

Hello, Below is a list of new French Literature Titles from our 2017 Amalivre Approval Plan. Some titles of interest include Mathieu Belezi’s grisly novel Le pas suspendu de la révolte.  Read the brief review in La Vie. Or, more deeply explore Francophone African Literature in La question du pica...

Brian away, July 4-24, 2017

By Brian Vetruba on June 29, 2017

I will be out of the office from July 4-24, 2017. You’re more than welcome to email me during my absence but I will not be able to answer email until after my return. For immediate reference assistance during my absence, please contact the Olin Library Reference Desk at 314-935-5410 or http://lib...