The British Comparative Literature Association offers an annual prize for an essay written in English on any aspect of comparative literature in memory of Arthur Terry (1927–2004), who served as President of the BCLA for many years. See the Arthur Terry Postgraduate Essay Prize for conditions for entry. See below for previous prize winners.
The winner of the 2017 prize was announced at the BCLA AGM, which took place on 18th November 2017 at the School of Oriental and African Studies, London. The jury, which consisted of members of the BCLA Executive Committee, awarded a single prize, to:
William Rees (Goldsmiths, University of London) for “Adventure and inertia: death, homecoming and glory in The Odyssey”.