News & Events


  • Souleymane Bachir Diagne

The Graduate Center for Literary Research is thrilled to announce the 2018-2019 Distinguished Visiting Professor.

The GCLR is proud to announce that five UCSB graduate students have been chosen to represent UCSB at the Harvard Institute for World Literature's summer program in Tokyo this year.

Pictured: the author, Marina WarnerThe GCLR is pleased to welcome distinguished author and scholar Marina Warner to UCSB for three days of exciting and enriching events, May 1st through 3rd. 



The GCLR is proud to announce the schedule for its 5th Annual Interdisciplinary Conference "Borderlines," which will take place from 9AM - 5PM in Alumni Hall (Mosher Alumni House).

  1. May 10, 2018 - 9:00am to 5:00pm

In anticipation of Marina Warner's visit to UCSB in the first week of May, the GCLR will be convening this FridayApril 20th at 6:00PM in Phelps 6206C to discuss a variety of books from throughout her career.


  1. April 20, 2018 - 6:00pm