Forum for Comparative Literature

Researching the Republic of Letters from Scandinavian Perspectives

Based at the Centre for Languages and Literature (SOL) of Lund University, our research group aims to foster close collaboration among scholars across language sections and promote interdisciplinary approaches to literary studies in Sweden and beyond.

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New Publications from Komplitt committee member Alexander Bareis

Two publication news to announce: a co-edited special issue with the journal Apparatus; a textbook aimed at pupils and teachers in German secondary school and especially those preparing for the Abitur.

ICLA Anna Balakian Prize 2019 goes to Komplitt committee member!

Komplitt committee member Shuangyi Li's book was awarded the International Comparative Literature Association Anna Balakian Prize 2019!

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Research Blog

Article on Basque-language writer by Christian Claesson

Komplitt committee member Christian Claesson's article on Basque-language writer's issue of belonging has appeared in the journal Bulletin of Hispanic Studies

Positive review of Shuangyi Li's book on Proust and China

A largely positive review of Komplitt committee member Shuangyi Li's book on Proust and China has appeared in the journal French Studies (Oxford University Press).

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Upcoming Seminar

September 19, 15:15 - 17:00, SOL: H135a

”Something to hold on to”: Intermediality and Cultural Memory in Literary Works 1978-2014

Speaker: Sara Tanderup Linkis
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