Transverse: a comparative studies journal

Copyright contributors 2015

Centre for Comparative Literature

University of Toronto

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The National Library of Canada has catalogued this publication as follows:

Transverse: a comparative studies journal

Co-Editors-in-chief: Élise Couture-Grondin and Jeanne Mathieu-Lessard

Assistant editor: Marketa Holtebrinck

Editorial board: Katie Fry, Liza Futerman, Talia Isaacson, Sanja Ivanov, Paula Karger, Ariel Leutheusser, Kristopher Poulin-Thibault, Gabriel Quigley, Catherine Schwartz

Cover art: Marketa Holtebrinck

To contact the editors, please send an email to transversejournal@gmail.com



Transverse would like to thank the following people and organizations for their support of this year’s issue:

The Centre for Comparative Literature at the University of Toronto

Dr. Neil ten Kortenaar

Bao Nguyen

Aphrodite Gardner

Kristina Syvarth

Jessica Copley

Comparative Literature Course Union

Student Initiative Fund