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The ICLA Research Committee on Religion, Ethics, and Literature


This site is updated periodically and concerns all information regarding the Research Committee and its related activities for the future. Inquiries about the committee should be directed to Professor Kitty Millet ( For more information about the International Comparative Literature Association (ICLA), visit their website.

The committee has had a busy three years. We have had events in the U.S,, India, Germany, the Netherlands, and Austria. At each event, we've seen our membership increase to the extent that we can no longer post membership in one column on our front page. To view membership, please follow the link in the Membership Information column.

The inaugural 2014 Conference Schedule is available still online. Events below reflect the immediate activities of the group. For a year by year summary, peruse the Year by Year column to the left.

2017 Events:

The committee participates in the following conferences in 2017:

The Research Committee has two panels at the German Comparative Literature Association, June 7-9, 2017. Our theme is "Precarious and Minor Traditions in Religion and Literature." A pdf of the conference schedule is here.

We have two seminars for ACLA in Utrecht, July 6-9, 2017. The cfp for our seminars is available here. The schedule for the conference overall is available at the ACLA Utrecht website.






Publication Details for the Committee Research Volume:

The volume is in the final draft stage. The volume should be in press in 2018.

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