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What is comparative literature? What is world literature? Examination of the history, methods, conceptual frameworks, canonical thinkers, critics, current issues, and debates in these interrelated fields and how they shape our reading of literature. Emphasis on close reading of both theoretical and literary texts, critical analysis, and writing in a comparative context. 1 unit. Meets the Critical Perspectives: Global Cultures requirement.