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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Open Symposium on Nordic Poetry 3/10, 14-17:30

You're warmly invited to an open symposium exploring how languages blend in Nordic Poetry.

Toril Moi's lecture on Knausgård, Mon. 7/10, 17-18:30, LUX: C116

Centre for Scandinavian Studies Copenhagen - Lund (CSS) and Einar Hansens Allhemsstiftelse are proud to present the distinguished literary scholar Toril Moi as the the Einar Hansen Speaker of 2019. The lecture is entitled: "Knausgård: In Search of a New Form".

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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

November 19, 15:15 - 17:00, SOL: L604

The Bridge and the Vacancy: Translation and Multilingualism in Poetic Collaboration

Speaker: Dr. Laura Lonsdale
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