News & Events

Scott Newman receives inaugural Buffett Institute Graduate Student Fellowship

This award is the highest recognition that the Buffett Institute bestows upon a Northwestern University graduate student

CLS Alum, Emma Montgomery, wins the ACLA Presidential Undergraduate Prize!

Emma Montgomery won the American Comparative Literature Association's prestigious Presidential Undergraduate Prize for her essay, "The Diasporic Archive: A Black Atlantic Poetics of Liberation through Limitation". Congratulations, Emma!

Frederika Tevebring awarded Frances A. Yates postdoctoral Fellowship at the Warburg Institute in London

Congratulations to CLS graduate student alum, Frederika Tevebring, for receiving the highly prestigious postdoc fellowship!

CLS faculty participate in new Mellon Foundation-funded grant, Critical Theory in the Global South

Northwestern University is leading a new curriculum initiative that will bring together researchers from across the globe and a wide range of disciplines to focus on critical theory in the Global South.

Comparative Literary Studies Speaker Series: Jeanne-Marie Jackson, Johns Hopkins University