Comparative Literature

Peruvian and Andean Title Selections

By Daria Carson-Dussan on March 6, 2019

Peruvian vendors and publishers are relative newcomers to FIL with 15 publishing houses represented at FIL.  Below are some selections made from Universidad de Lima, Universidad del Pacifico and Universidad Ricardo Palma and others from this section of the Feria. These titles are being processed ...

book covers from Argentina Ampersand publisher

Ediciones Ampersand and more from Argentina

By Daria Carson-Dussan on March 6, 2019

Titles from Argentinan Publishers including Ediciones Ampersand acquired at Feria Internacional del Libro de Guadalajara Search for specific titles via the library catalog Barbier, F., & Safatle, P. (2015). Historia de las bibliotecas: de Alejandría a las bibliotecas virtuales. Buenos Aires: ...

The Raymond Federman Papers

By Analeah Rosen on February 13, 2019

Raymond Federman – novelist, poet, critic, translator – was nothing if not prolific. And now, his literary papers are fully processed and available to researchers, students, and members of the general public. To celebrate this major addition to the Modern Literature Collection, we present a very ...

New this Spring: Instruction Request Form!

By Amanda on February 1, 2019

Interested in incorporating the library in your course? Check out the updated instruction page, including the new instruction request form! The library is developing an Instruction and Information Literacy Program dedicated to helping faculty incorporate meaningful information literacy skills and...

New Italian Literary Fiction Winners Added to the Collection

By Daria Carson-Dussan on January 29, 2019

I fantasmi dell’Impero / Marco Consentino, Domenico Dodaro, Luigi Panella. Il gioco : romanzo / Carlo D’Amicis. La Regina del Silenzio / Paolo Rumiz illustrazioni di Cosimo Miorelli calligrafie di Pietro Porro. Appunti per un naufragio / Davide Enia. Gli anni del nostro incanto / Gius...

Attend a Research Workshop to Enhance Your Skills!

By Amanda on January 25, 2019

Looking to enhance your research and technical skills outside of the classroom? Then join us for this spring’s 2019 Workshops @ the Library. The workshops are an exciting lineup of seven sessions on topics such as Web Scraping with Python, R for Mere Mortals, and Exploring Visual Collections. Mor...

Libraries’ Essay Competition Offers Cash Prizes to Students

By Julie Hale on January 16, 2019

Reading as a pleasurable act is what Carl Neureuther, a 1940 graduate of the Washington University School of Business, hoped to promote among students when he set up an endowed book fund for the WU Libraries in 1987. Today the fund provides the resources for the annual Neureuther Student Book Col...