UCLA CMRS | As Inconvenient and Offensive as Abundance

Adam Talib ( School of Modern Languages and Cultures, Durham University) discusses “As Inconvenient and Offensive as Abundance.” Literary studies developed in European modernity in conditions of cultural scarcity and narrowness, though it has often laid …

UCLA CMRS | Contactless Comparison

Alexander Beecroft, (Jessie Chapman Alcorn Memorial Professor of Foreign Languages, University of South Carolina) presents a talk titled “Contactless Comparison.” It’s easy to compare things that are produced near each other, by people who are …