Current Comp Lit grad students (L-R) Thomas Sliwowski, Laila Riazi, and Pedro Hurtado Ortiz along with Professor Dora Zhang enjoy a moment together at Professor Leslie Kurke’s house during the yearly Spring Visit day for prospective graduate students.

Prospective grad student Chelsea Clark and Professor Vicky Kahn discuss the finer points of Comparative Literature.

Chair Sophie Volpp, grad student Simone Stirner, designer Stefan Gutermuth and grad adviser Rita Lindahl-Lynch savor the fare.

Professors Michael Lucey and Harsha Ram, along with grad student Thomas Sliwowski, ponder the meaning of life.