Seminars

July 2-12

Christopher Bush, Northwestern University: " The Avant-Gardes in the World"

Pheng Cheah, University of California at Berkeley: " World Literature and Cosmopolitanism in Postcolonial Globalization"

Mitsuyoshi Numano, University of Tokyo: "Somewhere in Between: Boundaries, Resonances, and Interactions in Time and Space"

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

Jing Tsu, Yale University: "Multi-Scale Literary Studies"

July 16-26

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

Wiebke Denecke, Boston University: "World Literature and the New Global Humanities"

Ursula Heise, UCLA: "Science Fiction and the Imagination of Planetary Futures"

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

Zhang Longxi, City University of Hong Kong: "From Comparison to World Literature: Readings and Conceptual Issues"