Comparative Literature

New Books in English Literature (call number range PRs), October 2016

By Brian Vetruba on December 15, 2016

A selected lists of new books especially relevant for Comparative Literature in call number order. Click on the link for the call number and availability.  If you’re having trouble find a book, please ask at the Olin Help Desk or contact Brian                     Distraction : problems of attenti...

Ben Jonson Encyclopedia–NEW eREFERENCE

By Brian Vetruba on December 15, 2016

The Ben Jonson encyclopedia / D. Heyward Brock and Maria Palacas. Lanham, Maryland : Rowman & Littlefield, 2016. SUMMARY: “Friend and rival of Shakespeare, Ben Jonson was one of the most learned and interesting men of his age. Throughout his fascinating life, he served not only as a bri...

New Books in other Humanities and Social Science topics, October 2016

By Brian Vetruba on December 15, 2016

A selected lists of new books especially relevant for Comparative Literature in call number order. Click on the link for the call number and availability.  If you’re having trouble find a book, please ask at the Olin Help Desk or contact Brian                     Reduction and emergence in scienc...

New Books in Music, the Arts, Philology, Translation Studies, Lang. & Lit. of Eastern Europe, Middle East, Africa and Asia (call number ranges M to PL), October 2016

By Brian Vetruba on December 12, 2016

A selected lists of new books especially relevant for Comparative Literature in call number order. Click on the link for the call number and availability.  If you’re having trouble find a book, please ask at the Olin Help Desk or contact Brian                     Krautrock : German music in the s...

New Database: Harper’s Magazine Archive

By Kristine Helbling on November 22, 2016

Enjoy Harper’s Magazine Archive–from the very magazine in 1850 all the way to the current newsstand issue.  Harper’s Magazine has changed ownership and format over the years, but it is the oldest, continuously published, general-interest monthly publication in the United States....

Fall 2016 New RLL books in the stacks

By Daria Carson-Dussan on November 14, 2016

Below, is a list of recently added books from the PQ Call Number Range, which encompasses many aspects of the Romance Languages & Literatures Subject Areas. Poems. Selections;”Selected works : a new translation/ Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz ; translated by Edith Grossman ; edited by Anna M...