Helena Buescu, University of Lisbon: "Conspiracy: Theories and Practices"
David Damrosch, Harvard University: "Globalization and Its Discontents"
Stefano Evangelista, Oxford University: "Citizens of Nowhere: Writing Cosmopolitanism"
B. Venkat Mani, University of Wisconsin-Madison: "Exiles, Migrants, and Refugees: Borderlines of World Literatures and Global Histories"
Natalie Melas, Cornell University: "Figures out of Place: Lyric and Human Difference (or, Race) in the Modern Imperial World System"
Delia Ungureanu, University of Bucharest: "Localizing Time in World Literature and World Cinema"
Emily Apter, New York University: "Untranslatability Studies? If it exists, how should it be theorized?"
Baidik Bhattacharya, CSDS, Delhi: "Literature at the Limit of World Literature: Colonial Histories and Critical Methods"
Françoise Král, Paris Nanterre University: "Literature in a World Perspective : Undoing the Monoglossic Turn"
Mads Rosendahl Thomsen, Aarhus University: "Between nations: Migrant writing and the cultural meeting in the text"
Galin Tihanov, Queen Mary University of London: "Exilic Writing and the Making of World Literature"
Tatiana Venediktova, Moscow State University: "Exploring the Edges of the (European) World: American and Russian Literary Imaginations"