- 28th April 2014 at 3:16 PM
English Text: Jean-Marc Moura introduced a motion proposing that the ICLA’s elections should take place electronically beginning with the 2016 Congress. This motion, which had been discussed in detail during the Executive Council meeting and had been unanimously approved by that group, proposed that the ICLA’s Statutes be amended as follows: ““The Executive Council…
- 10th March 2014 at 1:29 PM
Jean Weisgerber, the internationally-acclaimed Belgian comparatist who worked in close collaboration with the ICLA for many years, passed away on December 8, 2013. Born in Brussels in 1924, he completed a doctoral thesis on W.H. Auden in 1951 at the Université Libre de Bruxelles, where he became Professor of Dutch…
- 22nd November 2013 at 12:27 PM
Research Committee on the Cultural and Literary History of the Dream Chairs: Bernard Dieterle (France) firstname.lastname@example.org Manfred Engel (Germany) email@example.com Please contact for more information.
- 13th November 2013 at 5:57 PM
Suzanne Nalbantian is planning for an interdisciplinary conference in 2014 on creativity from both humanistic and neuroscientific standpoints. She is looking for literary (comparatist) scholars to participate. For more information, please contact Suzanne Nalbantian at firstname.lastname@example.org.
- 13th November 2013 at 5:53 PM
On behalf of the Editorial Committee of the Proceedings of the ICLA 2010 Seoul Congress, we are pleased to announce that the Congress Proceedings, edited by Sung-Won Cho, have been published in two volumes and are now available for you to order. The two books are: Expanding the Frontiers of Comparative Literature: A Return to…
- 17th September 2013 at 10:45 AM
The ICLA and the ICLA Balakian Prize Committee are pleased to announce Aurélia Hetzel as the winner of the 2013 Anna Balakian Prize for her book La Reine de Saba: Des traditions au mythe littéraire. An honorable mention was also presented to Shun-Liang Chao for his book Rethinking the Concept of the Grotesque:…