Comparative Literature

What to Read and Why

Francine Prose


Duino Elegies: A Bilingual Edition

Rainer Maria Rilke


Mimesis: The Representation of Reality in Western Literature...

Edward W. Said and Erich Auerbach


Radical Botany: Plants and Speculative Fiction

Natania Meeker and Antónia Szabari


Playing by the Rules: The Tales of Miles Grey

I. M. Gaddy


Yi Kwang-Su and Modern Literature: Mujong

Ann Sung-Hi Lee


Omnicide: Mania, Fatality, and the Future-In-Delirium

Jason Bahbak Mohaghegh


Literature Class, Berkeley 1980

Julio Cortázar


The Writer's Library: The Authors You Love on the Books That...

Nancy Pearl and Jeff Schwager



Terry Eagleton