Congratulations to Benjamin Robinson for successfully defending his dissertation in May 2016. His dissertation is entitled, "Bureaucratic Fanatics in the Work of Kleist, Melville, Conrad, and Kafka". (Advisor: Peter Fenves | Home Department: German)

Congratulations to Caroline Vial for successfully defending her dissertation in June 2016. Her dissertation is entitled, "Free Indirect Impressions from Zola to Pasolini". (Advisor: Professor Scott Durham | Home Department: French and Italian)