The Latest Issue of 452°F

The latest issue of 452*F: Revista de Teoría de la literatura y Literatura Comparada is out (, and there is a contribution on Canada in it! The title is in […]

CFP: Masculinities & Decoloniality

Call for Papers: At the Boundaries of Ourselves: Masculinities & Decoloniality Building off of the innovative presentations and lectures given at the American Men’s Studies Association (AMSA) conference in March […]

Book Launch – LA Chic

LA CHIC – BOOK LAUNCH A new book written by Prof. Susan Ingram and Prof. Markus Reisenleitner will be launched at an event in Room 503 of the Scott Library […]

CFP: Timepieces

Timepieces  What is time? How do we think about it? These timeless questions haunt us still. From Aristotle’s unities of time and space, to Einstein’s theory of space-time dichotomy, to […]

CFP: University of Macau

Please click the link below for details on the Call for Papers for the 2019 Congress of the International Comparative Literature Association to be held at the University of Macau […]

Hong Kong PhD Fellowship Scheme

Please see attached: A new PhD Fellowship Scheme offered by the Hong Kong Baptist University (click on link below). Hong Kong PhD Fellowship Scheme

Book Launch: Darnell Moore and Alexander Chee

Another Story Bookshop and the Women and Gender Studies Institute, U of T, present the dual book launch for Darnell Moore’s “No Ashes in the Fire” and Alexander Chee’s “How to […]

CFP: Environmental Humanities

Dear colleagues, We are pleased to announce the call for papers for the next issue of 452oF: Journal of Literary Theory and Comparative Literature, which will focus on “Environmental Humanities: Ecocriticism and […]

International Comparative Literature Association Update

Dear friends and colleagues, This is to announce the new weblink to the International Comparative Literature Association (ICLA) in English, or  in French. You will also be able to download […]

CFP: American Comparative Literature Association

We are pleased to announce that the paper submission portal for ACLA 2019 (Georgetown University in Washington, DC, March 7-10, 2019) is now open and available at Please fill out […]

CFP: Literary Back-Translations

Over time, some translations of literary works are returned to their original languages. For example, Antonin Artaud’s 1931 French translation of Matthew Gregory Lewis’ gothic novel The Monk was back-translated into English […]