Welcome to Oxford CCT!


Oxford Comparative Criticism and Translation is a research centre based in The Oxford Research Centre in the Humanities and St. Anne’s College. It brings together experts in the fields of English, Modern Languages, Oriental Studies, Classics, Music, Visual Art, Film, Philosophy, and History. Please navigate through our website to find out more about our research strands, annual conference, postgraduate-led discussion group, Oxford Translation Day, OCCT Review, and teaching in comparative work at Oxford. Our Archive contains podcasts and other records of our research.

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Studying comparative criticism and translation at Oxford

OCCT nourishes work in comparative criticism and translation that spans the many Faculties of Oxford University     


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Sowon Park

In our next Discussion Group session, on Monday Week 8 (30 November), 5-6pm, Sowon Park (UCSB), in conversation with Matthew Reynolds (Oxford), will give us a talk on 'What script teaches us about the state of world literary studies', raising the neglected issue of script as a key factor that is preventing the existence of a more diverse literar

Upcoming event

Friday, March 12, 2021 - 09:00 to 17:00
Online Workshop on 12 March 2021

Discussion Group

If you have an interest in Comparative Criticism and Translation Studies at Oxford, come along to our friendly discussion group, run by graduate students and early career academics at St Anne's College and TORCH. For more information, visit our page.