Romance Languages & Literatures

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...

Humanities Research Hub: Workshop Series for Graduate Students in the Humanities

By Brian Vetruba on August 29, 2018

This fall, the Libraries will be holding a series of workshops specifically designed for advanced graduate students in the Humanities. These workshops will bring together experts from across the Libraries and WU campus to provide students with strategies and tools for success. Participants will h...

Periodicals from Around the World Collection

By Matthew on July 31, 2018

The Periodicals from Around the World collection is comprised of titles with international interest, published within and outside of the United States, from 1691-1880. The titles represent the continued influence of colonialism on literature, fashions, and politics throughout the world. The colle...

American Foreign Language Periodicals Collection

By Matthew on July 31, 2018

This collection includes periodicals published in foreign languages primarily from the 18th and 19th centuries. These publications cut across subjects such as religion, literature, and politics, and both speak to and reflect the interests and concerns of the immigrant and ethnic communities of th...

Oxford Journals Archive

By Matthew on July 30, 2018

Oxford Journals Archive contains full text articles from numerous journals published by the Oxford University Press. The library has purchased access to approximately 100 journals in the Humanities, Social Sciences and Sciences from their inceptions up through their 1995 issues. Search the Librar...

Literature Criticism Online — NEW DATABASE

By Matthew on July 30, 2018

Literature Criticism Online is a compilation of numerous literary criticism journals that discuss the various types and trends in literary criticism. Includes access to the journals: Children’s Literature Review, Classical and Medieval Literature Criticism, Contemporary Literary Criticism, ...

New Print in Language and Literature, May-June 2018

By Brian Vetruba on July 27, 2018

 Click here to download an Excel file of new print titles in Language and Literature (call number range PA to PT) and other titles relevant to Comparative Literature added to the WU Libraries in May-June, 2018.  The list includes American Literature , Arabic Literature, Classics, English Literatu...

New Books–Poetry, Film, and Television, May-June 2018

By Brian Vetruba on July 24, 2018

A selected list of new books covering Poetry, Film, and Television. Click here for a complete list of new titles in these areas added in May-June, 2018.                     Objects observed : the poetry of things in twentieth-century France and America / John C. Stout. Toronto : University of Tor...