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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Research Position at U.Bielefeld

Universität Bielefeld-The Collaborative Research Center 1288 “Practices of Comparing”, Sub-project F02 “Greenwich Meridian of Literature? The Nobel Prize as a Global Standard of Comparison”, offers a part-time. Swedish required.

CFP: World Literature and the Minor: Figuration, Circulation, Translation (KU Leuven)

We've received an exciting CFP from our colleagues at KU Leuven in Belgium, for an online conference titled "World Literature and the Minor: Figuration, Circulation, Translation" (deadline for proposals: 15 December 2020; conference 6-7 May 2021).

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Research Blog

Book review: Translation and Literature in East Asia: Between Visibility and Invisibility

Komplitt member Shuangyi Li's review of a recent book on translation and literature in East Asia has just been published in the journal Asia Pacific Translation and Intercultural Studies.

Recommended Reading on Philology from Dr. Boris Maslov's seminar

Dr. Boris Maslov has kindly shared a list of recommended reading on philology based on his seminar at Komplitt.

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