Professor Atsuko Sakaki has published her new book "The Rhetoric of Photography in Modern Japanese Literature". Brill's Japanese Studies Library, October 2015.
Lauren Lydic, co-editor. *Le silence et la parole au lendemain des guerres yougoslaves.* Limoges: Presses Universitaires de Limoges, 2015.
Professor Pia Kleber, has been named to the Officer's Cross of the Order of Merit of Germany, that country's highest honour.
Andrés Pérez Simón (PhD 2010) has just published Drama, Literatura, Filosofía: Itinerarios del realismo y el modernismo europeos with Editorial Fundamentos in Spain.
Catherine Schwartz (PhD 6) was awarded a Doctoral Fellowship, tenable at the Jackman Humanities Institute, 2015-16, for her project "Barometric Books: The Atmospheres of Nineteenth-Century English and French Novels."
Aphrodite Gardner received the Dean's Distinguished Long Service Award as an acknowledgement of her dedication and excellence as the business officer at the Centre for Comparative Literature.
Lauren Beard and Antonio Viselli have edited a special issue of University of Toronto Quarterly (83.3) entitled "(An)aesthetic of Absence/Une esthétique de l'absence," featuring papers from the 2012 Comparative Literature graduate student conference.
Professor John Ricco will be a fellow at the Jackman Humanities Institute in 2015-16, where he will be working on a project called "The Collective Afterlife of Things."
Jonathan Allan (PhD 2012) has been appointed a Tier II Canada Research Chair in Queer Theory at Brandon University.
Nadia Bozak (PhD 2008) has published El Niño (Anansi 2014), the second in a trilogy of novels. She is also the author of The Cinematic Footprint: Lights, Camera, Natural Resources (Rutgers 2011). She currently teaches Creative Writing at Carleton University.
Sylwia Chrostowska (PhD 2007) has won a Humboldt Fellowship for 2014-2016 for her project "Nostalgia: Culture, Critique, Capital.
Professor John Ricco's book The Decision Between Us | Art and Ethics in the Time of Scenes has been published by University of Chicago Press, March 2014.
Professor Mary Nyquist has been awarded the Irene Samuel Memorial Prize for Milton and Questions of History: Essays by Canadians (UTP 2012).
Professor John Zilcosky won a twelve-month National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) fellowship for his project, “The Concept of the ‘Uncanny’ in 20th-Century Austro-German Thought” (2013-2014).
Keavy Martin (PhD 2009) won the Gabrielle Roy Prize for the best book on Canadian Literature in English for her book on Inuit literary traditions Stories in a New Skin (Manitoba, 2012).
Julija Šukys (PhD 2001) has just published Epistolophilia: Writing the Life of Ona Simaite with University of Nebraska Press.
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