Alexander Beecroft, University of South Carolina: "Literary Worlds Outside the Modern"
David Damrosch, Harvard University: "Globalization and Its Discontents"
Stefan Helgesson, Stockholm University: "Literary Form and the Global South"
Dominique Jullien, University of California, Santa Barbara: "Jorge Luis Borges and/as World Literature"
Reine Meylaerts, K.U. Leuven: "Multilingualism, Translation, and World Literature"
Galin Tihanov, Queen Mary, University of London: "Exilic Writing and the Making of World Literature"
Hendrik Birus, Jacobs University, Bremen: "Debating World Literature"
Thomas Claviez, University of Bern: "Conceptualizing Cosmopolitanism and World Literature: A Critical Survey"
Christian Dahl, University of Copenhagen: "The Globalization of Greek Tragedy"
Susan Stanford Friedman, University of Wisconsin, Madison: "Planetary Modernisms"
Francesca Orsini, SOAS University of London: "Colonialism, a Multilingual Local and Its Significant Geographies"
Mads Rosendahl Thomsen, Aarhus University: "Between Nations: Migrant Writing and the Cultural Meeting in the Text"