2021 Online Session

June 28 - July 8                                                                             

Helena Buescu, University of Lisbon: "'Doing' Things in World Literature"

Thomas Claviez, University of Bern, "Conceptualizing Cosmopolitanism and World Literature: A Critical Survey"

Dieter Lamping, Johannes Gutenberg University: "The Diversity of World Literature"              

B. Venkat Mani, University of Wisconsin-Madison: "Exiles, Migrants, and Refugees: Borderlines of World Literatures and Global Histories"            

Lawrence Venuti, Temple University: "What is Translation? Theory, Practice, Value"


July 12-22

David Damrosch, Harvard University: "Globalization and Its Discontents"

Stefano Evangelista, Oxford University: "Citizens of Nowhere: Writing Cosmopolitanism"

Françoise Král, Paris Nanterre University: "Literature in a World Perspective : Undoing the Monoglossic Turn"

Galin Tihanov, Queen Mary University of London: "Exilic Writing and the Making of World Literature"

Delia Ungureanu, University of Bucharest: "Localizing Time in World Literature and World Cinema"