Weekend Sale | Save up to $15. Get the code »

alibris logo

David Damrosch

David Damrosch is the Ernest Bernbaum Professor and Chair of Comparative Literature and director of the Institute for World Literature at Harvard University, and a past president of the American Comparative Literature Association. His many books include What Is World Literature? (Princeton), the coedited Princeton Sourcebook in Comparative Literature , The Buried Book: The Loss and Rediscovery of the Great Epic of Gilgamesh , and We Scholars: Changing the Culture of the University .