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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Shuangyi Li's open-access article on Chinese Translations of Proust's Sexual Discourses

Komplitt committee member Shuangyi Li has just published an article in the journal Translation Studies, entitled "De-pathologizing Perversion: Proust's Sexual Discourses and Their Chinese Translations", freely accessible online.

CFP: Late Romanticism: Past and Present, Leuven 12-14 Dec. 2019

Colleagues may be interested in participating in this conference on Late Romanticism, which will be organized at Leuven University in Belgium in December. The deadline for abstracts is fast approaching! (i.e. Friday 31 May). For any queries, please get in touch with the organizers directly.

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Research Blog

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).

Lund University Aesthetics Reading Group Next Wednesday on Kierkegaard

On Wednesday 20 February, the Lund University Aesthetics Reading Group will be discussing a segment of Kierkegaard’s Either/Or.

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