Senior Essay Prizes

According to their topic, students’ senior essays written for the Literature and Comparative Cultures Major may be considered for one of the following prizes: 

The Biancamaria Finzi-Contini Calabresi Prize in Comparative Literature

The Alvin B. Kernan Prize in Literature

The Richard Maxwell Prize for Translation and Translation Studies

These prizes are awarded each year at the Department of Comparative Literature reception in May.