Graduate Awards and Publications

Awards, Prizes, and Books Published by current and former Graduate Students


Erasmus + USA mobility agreement between the University of California (UCEAP) and Freie Universität Berlin (Fellowship to study in Berlin)
James Straub, Fall 2016, Winter 2017

American Association of University Women (AAUW) Dissertation year Fellowship
Cloe-Mai Le Gall-Scoville, 2016-17

Davis Humanities Institute Summer Research Fellowship
Tori White, 2016

In the Red: A Novel
Elena Shaprio, September 2014

Professors for the Future Fellowship
Zhen Zhang, 2015-16

Uneven Modernity: Literature, Film, and Intellectual Discourse in Postsocialist China
Haomin Gong, January 2012.

13, rue Thérèse: A Novel
Elena Shapiro, February 2011.

European Aestheticism and Spanish American Modernismo
Kelly Comfort, 2011.

Placing the Modern Chinese Vernacular in Transnational Literature
Gang Zhou, 2011.

ACLA's A. Owen Aldridge Prize for the Best Essay: "The Task(s) of the Translators: Multiplicity as Problem in Renaissance European Thought."
Belen Bistue, 2010.

Chinese Ecocinema in the Age of Environmental Challenge
Co-edited by Sheldon Lu and Jia-yan Mi, 2010.

Caribbean Literature of Migration
Edited by Vanessa Perez Rosario, 2010.

Chinese Ecocinema in the Age of Environmental Challenge
Edited by Sheldon Lu and Jiayan Mi, December 2009.

Caribbean Ghostwriting
Erica Johnson, October 2009.

The Aesthetics of the 'Beyond': Phantasm, Nostalgia, and the Literary Practice in Contemporary China
Jianguo Chen, May 2009.

Letters written in Sweden, Norway, and Denmark
Mary Wollstonecraft, Tone Brekke (co-author), and Jon Mee, April 2009.

Art and Life in Aestheticism: De-Humanizing or Re-Humanizing Art, the Artist and the Artistic Receptor
Kelly Comfort, 2008.

Nation as Invisible Protagonist in Dickens and Dostoevsky: Uncovering Hidden Social Forces within the Text
Olga Stuchebrukov, 2007.Other Renaissances: A New Approach to World Literature
Brenda Deen Deen Schildgen (Editor), Sander L. Gilman (Editor), Gang Zhou (Editor), 2006.

Voices in the Kitchen: Views of Food and the World from Working-Class Mexican and Mexican American Women
Meredith E. Abarca, 2006.

Dames in the Driver's Seat: Rereading Film Noir
Jans B. Wager, 2005.

Self-Fashioning and Reflexive Modernity in Modern Chinese Poetry, 1919-1949
Jia-Yan Mi, 2004.

The Romantic Poetess: European Culture, Politics, and Gender, 1820-1840
Patrick H. Vincent, 2004.

Home, Maison, Casa: The Politics of Location in Works by Jean Rhys, Marguerite Duras, and Erminia Dell'Oro
Erica L. Johnson, 2003.

Dangerous Dames: Women and Representation in the Weimar Street Film and Film Noir
Jans B. Wager, 1999

ACLA's A. Owen Aldridge Prize for the Best Essay: "Allegorical Dismemberment and Rescue in Book III of The Faerie Queene."
Mary Frances Fahey, 1997.

Currents of Inquiry: Readings for Academic Writing
Nancy Morrow, Marlene B. Clarke, 1997.

Dreadful Games: The Play of Desire in the Nineteenth-Century Novel
Nancy Morrow, 1988.

Circularity and Visions of the New World in William Faulkner, Gabriel Garcia Marquez and Osman Lins
Rosa Simas, 1993.