Fall Courses
Spring Courses
Not Offered


COMP 108(F) Roman Literature (Same as Classics 102)

COMP 111(F,S) The Nature of Narrative (Same as English 120) (W)

COMP 204(F) Twentieth-Century Russian Literature in Translation (Same as Russian 204) (W)

COMP 213(F) Migrants at the Borders: Contemporary Arabic and Latin American Literature and Film (Same as International Studies 213)*

COMP 217(F) Polis/Metropolis: Theatre, History, and Urban Culture (Same as English 213, History 341 and Theatre 222) (W)

COMP 221(F) The Poetry of Everyday Life: Twentieth-Century European Poets (W)

COMP 223(F,S) Reading Films (Same as English 203)

COMP 251T(F) War in Modern Literature (W)

COMP 260(F) Reading Reading: An Introduction to the Qur'an and Islam (Same as Religion 230) (W)*

COMP 264(F) Japanese Literature and The End of the World (Same as Japanese 254)*

COMP 273(F) Traditional Chinese Literature and Culture (Same as Chinese 223)*

COMP 283(F) Great Big Books (Gateway) (Same as English 233) (W)

COMP 309(F) Medieval Women Writers (Same as English 309 and Women's and Gender Studies 309)

COMP 311(F) America's Nature, and Nature in the Americas (Same as Environmental Studies 311) (W)*

COMP 343(F) Modern Critical Theory (Same as English 373)

COMP 351(F) Reading Africa: Gender and Sexuality (Same as English 351 and Women's and Gender Studies 351)*

COMP 369T(F) The Australian New Wave (Same as English 369T) (W)

COMP 397(F), 398(S) Independent Study

COMP 493(F)-031-494(S) Senior Thesis

COMP 497(F), 398(S) Independent Study


COMP 111(F,S) The Nature of Narrative (Same as English 120) (W)

COMP 202(S) Modern Drama (Same as English 202 and Theatre 312)

COMP 205(S) The Latin-American Novel in Translation (Same as Spanish 205)*

COMP 211(S) From Voltaire to Nietzsche (Same as German 210)

COMP 216(S) Unearthing: Literature, Melancholia, and the Redemption of Life (Same as Environmental Studies 216) (W)*

COMP 219(S) Venice: City of Stone, Water, and Dreams (Same as Italian 219)

COMP 223(F,S) Reading Films (Same as English 203)

COMP 232(S) European Modernism

COMP 240(S) Introduction to Literary Theory (Same as English 230) (W)

COMP 241(S) The African Novel (Same as English 241) (W)*

COMP 244(S) Helen, Desire and Language (Same as Classics 224 and Women's and Gender Studies 224) (W)

COMP 258T(S) Reading Family Stories (W)

COMP 271(S) Transitional Japanese Literature Into the Twentieth Century (Same as Japanese 271)*

COMP 274(S) Modern Chinese Literature and Film (Same as Chinese 234)*

COMP 305(S) Dostoevsky and His Age (Same as Russian 305)

COMP 314(S) The Ecology of Ideas of Nature (Same as Environmental Studies314) (W)*

COMP 319(S) Magic Realism (Same as English 339)

COMP 329(S) Contemporary World Novel (Same as English 379)

COMP 397(F), 398(S) Independent Study

COMP 402(S) Senior Seminar: Everyday Life in Literature and Film

COMP 493(F)-031-494(S) Senior Thesis

COMP 497(F), 498(S) Independent Study


COMP 107 Greek Literature (Same as Classics 101) (Not offered 2004-2005; to be offered 2005-2006)

COMP 109 Greek and Roman Drama: Renewal and Transformation (Same as Classics 103 and Theatre 311) (Not offered 2004-2005; to be offered 2005-2006)

COMP 201 Reading the Hebrew Bible (Same as Religion 201) (Not offered 2004-2005) (W)

COMP 203 Nineteenth-Century Russian Literature in Translation (Same as Russian 203) (Not offered 2004-2005)

COMP 207 Biblical Interpretation in Classical Antiquity (Same as Classics 207 and Religion 207) (Not offered 2004-2005)

COMP 210T Tolstoy: The Major Novels (Same as Russian 210T) (Not offered 2004-2005) (W)

COMP 215 The Fashioning of Fashion: Theory and Practice (Same as French 215) (Not offered 2004-2005)

COMP 222 The Russian Short Story (Same as Russian 222) (Not offered 2004-2005) (W)

COMP 224 The Feature Film (Same as English 204) (Not offered 2004-2005)

COMP 242 Science and Literature (Same as History of Science 242) (Not offered 2004-2005)

COMP 252 Modern Women Writers and the City (Not offered 2004-2005)

COMP 253 Literature and the Body (Not offered 2004-2005)

COMP 254T The Fallen Woman in Literature and Film (Same as Women's and Gender Studies 254) (Not offered 2004-2005) (W)

COMP 256 Literature of the Americas: Dialogues in Historical Perspective (Same as American Studies 256) (Not offered 2004-2005) (W)

COMP 262 The Masks of Japanese Literature (Same as Japanese 252) (Not offered 2004-2005)*

COMP 263 Japanese Film and Visual Culture (Same as Japanese 253) (Not offered 2004-2005)*

COMP 276 Premodern Japanese Literature and Performance (Same as Japanese 276) (Not offered 2004-2005)*

COMP 304 Dante (Same as English 304) (Not offered 2004-2005)

COMP 322 Performance Criticism (Same as Comparative Literature 322T) (Not offered 2004-2005)(W)

COMP 324 Modern Drama (Same as Theatre 314) (Not offered 2004-2005) (W)

COMP 340(S) Literature and Psychoanalysis (Not offered 2004-2005) (W)

COMP 341 Writing Against Writing: Modern Theories of Jewish Textuality (Not offered 2004-2005)

COMP 344 From Hermeneutics to Post-Coloniality (Same as Religion 304) (Not offered 2004-2005)*