ESCL Publications

A new publication including papers by ESCL members, coordinated and edited by  Brigitte Le Juez,  Nina Shiel  and Mark Wallace  entitled (Re)Writing Without Borders: Contemporary Intermedial Perspectives on Literature and the Visual Arts is now available as part of the CompLit InterArt collection  at CG publishers or Amazon


The 7th International Congress of the ENCLS (now ESCL) “Fear and safety” which took place in Helsinki in August 2017Poster-Congress2017

Those congress participants wishing to contribute to the publications of this congress should send their papers (5000-6000 words) to <> by February 28, 2018 Submissions must include 6-7 lines abstract + 5 keywords + full paper in Font 12, Times New Roman and double spacing. Please make sure your paper has not been accepted elsewhere.


The 6th International Congress of the ENCLS (now ESCL) “Longing and Belonging/Désir et Appartenance” took place in Dublin and Galway in August 2015

Several special issues and volumes are being published.One has appeared in BetweenRivista dell’Associazione di Teoria e Storia Comparata dell Literatura Vol 7.13 (2017)  This issue also offers an interview with Bertrand Westphal.

A second special issue has appeared at The Wenshan Review of Literature and Culture , vol. 10, No. 2 (June 2017), at National Chengchi University (NCCU), Taipei, Taiwan.