Comparative Literature

Final Humanities Research Hub Workshop Takes Place November 8

By Julie Hale on October 30, 2018

Students, you chose your own adventure! In a truly democratic process, your voice has been heard. The University Libraries are pleased to offer two topics for the final session in the Humanities Research Hub Workshop Series: Organizing Research & Writing and Conference Presentations & Net...

New Print in Language and Literature, July-September 2018

By Brian Vetruba on October 29, 2018

Click here to download an Excel file of new print titles in Language and Literature (call number range PA to PZ) and other titles relevant to Comparative Literature added to the WU Libraries in July-September, 2018. The list includes American Literature, Arabic Literature, Chinese Literature, Cla...

Open Access books from El Colegio de México

By Daria Carson-Dussan on October 26, 2018

JSTOR is digitizing and making available in Open Access form more than 600 out-of-print scholarly books published by El Colegio de México, thanks to a grant from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. All of the books will be available by the end of 2018. Current titles are discoverable in our library ...

French Renaissance Materials

By Daria Carson-Dussan on October 25, 2018

In 2009, Olin Library received a gift from the family of Isidore and Edith Silver, which supports strengthening the Library Collection in the French Renaissance and related areas of research. Below is a selection of resources purchased over the years from this generous gift. Abū al-Qāsim Khalaf i...

Routledge handbook of literary translation (2019)–NEW eREFERENCE

By Brian Vetruba on October 17, 2018

Routledge handbook of literary translation / edited by Kelly Washbourne and Ben Van Wyke. Abingdon, Oxon ; New York, NY : Routledge, 2019. SUMMARY: The Routledge Handbook of Literary Translation provides an accessible, diverse and extensive overview of literary translation today. This next-genera...

Oxford Handbooks Online in Classical Studies – seven new titles purchased

By Deborah Katz on October 3, 2018

          Oxford Handbooks Online in Classical Studies brings together the world’s leading scholars to write review essays that evaluate the current thinking on a field or topic, and make an original argument about the future direction of the debate. Here is the lin...