July 4-14                                                                            

Baidik Bhattacharya, CSDS, Delhi: "Literature at the Limit of World Literature: Colonial Histories and Critical Methods"

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: "Tales of Unsettlement: Refugees and / in World Literature"            

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


July 18-28


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

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

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

Françoise Král, Paris Nanterre University: "Worlding in Tongues: World Literature and the Polyglot Turn"

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