UCB Comparative Literature Undergraduate Journal

CLUJ’s Fall 2014 Issue is live, submission deadline for Spring 2015 extended to Feb. 15!

For consideration in the Spring 2015 issue, email your paper to berkeleycluj@gmail.com in doc or docx format by February 15. Please include a brief abstract of the piece, as well … Continue reading


Downton Abbey and Culture

By: Dorene Zhou Period drama? England? Pretentious aristocracy? Sign me up! As a self-proclaimed fanatic of the unrealistic romantic settings of high society period dramas, Downton Abbey has become my new-found … Continue reading

March 19, 2015

Un Anno Fa

By : Elena Bellaart One year ago last Wednesday, I ditched my morning Italian course to go to the Vatican’s weekly papal mass. A few friends and I got up … Continue reading

February 16, 2015

Challenge Your Instincts

By: Woo Jung Ko A few years back in high school, I was studying for the International Baccalaureate Diploma. I remember in particular a class that used to confuse me … Continue reading

December 21, 2013

An Ode to Coffee

by: Eva Derzic The end of finals week throws into sharp focus the sheer volume of coffee consumption that takes place on the UC Berkeley campus. I fondly recall my … Continue reading

December 20, 2013

The Five Voices of Holiday Honey

The Christmas woes of a paper-laden college baker, and what the honey told me. By: Devon Simpson As finals week is ending, it is finally time for the holidays – and … Continue reading

December 20, 2013

What Makes an Author?

By: Zsasha Flores Kurt Vonnegut is an author most famous for his novel Slaughterhouse-5, a staple in the postmodern canon. He was a counterculture darling with even the New York Times … Continue reading

December 17, 2013

A Dollar a Day?

  By: Eric Escalante How can a student eat well and not break the bank? This was a question I was dealing with for some time when I no longer … Continue reading

December 6, 2013

The Travel Section

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