Comparative Literature

Comparative Literature

Kennedy, William J. | Professor
Department of Comparative Literature
Campus address: 163 Goldwin Smith Hall
Contact: (607) 255-3398 | wjk3@cornell.edu

Specializations: Rhetoric; Neo-Latin; medieval Latin and Italian literature. Italian, French, English, and German texts from Dante to Milton.

Sayers, William | Adjunct Professor
Medieval Studies Program
Campus address: 106 Olin Library
Contact: (607) 869-9336 | ws36@cornell.edu

Specializations: Medieval western European languages and literatures (in particular Old Norse, Middle Irish, and Anglo-Norman French); cultures in contact; technical vocabularies and the transfer of technology (in particular nautical and maritime).