UCL Students win 2013 Arthur Terry Prize in Comparative Literature
15 January 2014
Arthur Terry Postgraduate Essay Prize, awarded annually by the British
Comparative Literature Association (BCLA), recognises work of outstanding merit
at Master’s level. This year's jury, which was comprised of members of the BCLA
Executive Committee, has evaluated twenty-seven entries from a range of
institutions across the UK.
The first prize was awarded to Daria Wallace
(UCL Comparative Literature) for her essay ‘Desired Endings: Questions of
Mortality and Meaning in Apocalypse Fiction’.
The third prize went to Sarah
Riddick (UCL Comparative Literature) for her essay ‘The Task of Telling: A
Defence of Third Generation Holocaust Texts through Nathan Englander’s The
Tumblers, Maus and See Under Love’.
In addition to prizes of £100, and £30 respectively, the winners are also awarded with one-year free BCLA membership.
For more information, see the BCLA Online blog.