CURRENT THESIS TOPICS


Pushpa Raj Acharya
Fiction and the Art of Government: Representation of Colonial and Postcolonial States in Anglophone Novels

Benjamin Bandosz
Infernal Inversions of the Gaze: Reading, Spying and Insanity in Joseph Conrad and Witkacy

Katherine Brisley Brennan
Nobody or a Nation: Postcolonial Ambivalence in Contemporary Irish and Caribbean Poetry

Jessica Ruth Copley
Revolting Subjects: The Extreme as a Mode of Resistance in Post-War French, American and Japanese Literature

Arianne Des Rochers
Translingual Canadas: Writing, Translation and Multiculturalism in the 21st Century

Corinne Sophia Gerber 
Reciproduction: An Ethics of Reciproduction Polysovereignty in Recent Art and Feminist Publishing

Keegan Jennings Goodman
Bataille’s Philosophy of Life

Nathaniel Harrington
Reading (in) Speculative Fiction

Natasha Bronwen Hay
Sovereignty, Historiography, Violence in Benjamin, Nietzsche & Cohen

Ben Hjorth
The temporality of Tempests: telling the time of global power in the theatre of anti/colonialism.

Talia Isaacson
Subjugation, Barbarism, and the Promise of Internationalism in Caribbean Literature

Sanja Ivanov
Objects of Nostalgia: Nostalgia and the Everyday in Post-Socialist Literature and Culture

Nefise Kahraman
Nerves on the Loose: Gendering Nervousness in Ottoman and Early Republican Turkish Novels

Joseph Aloysius Klemens
Performative Monologue in European and Latin American Self-Referential

Kristopher Poulin-Thibault
Intimacy and Identity in Contemporary, Autobiographs

Saharnaz Samaeinejad
The Renunciation of Poetic Authenticity in the Poetry of Furugh Farrukhza

Leonard Stein
My Heart is in Sepharad: Writing Medieval Spain in the Modern Sephardi Diaspora

Lily Tarba
Shame and Honour in 18th and 19th Century Russian, and Georgian Literature and Verse by Way of Early, Modern English Literature

Robert Twiss
The Translation of Satirical Others in 18th century France and England

Teresa Valentini
Potentialities in Modernism

Yu Wang
Courageous Altruism: Transcultural Memories of the Rescue of Jews by Non-Jews during the Holocaust since 1980s

Andrew Young
Thinking the Unthinkable

Updated: June 16, 2020