On our radar

Event 9 May, 2018

Cosmopolitanism in European Historical Literatures

Professor Helena Bodin from our group will be talking on the topic "European Cosmopolitanism from Byzantine and Constantinopolitan Perspectives" at the coming spring workshop of the research group RELICS (Researchers of European Literary Identities, Cosmopolitanism and the Schools) at the University of Ghent. 

Event 12 Apr, 2018

Flora Nwapa and African women in world literature

Professor Stefan Helgesson and Dr Paula Uimonen will be participating in the Stockholm Literature Festival 13-14th April 2018, where they will be discussing the Nigerian author Flora Nwapa and African women in world literature.  

Event 10 Apr, 2018

World Literature, Context and Global Studies. Workshop at Stockholm University

Welcome to a one-day workshop gathering on the topic of world literature, context, and global studies, organized by Louise Nilsson, Stefan Helgesson and Gül Bilge Han at the Department of English, Stockholm University.

News 27 Mar, 2018

Our Uncommon Ground - Conference at Durham University

News 20 Mar, 2018

African Literature and the Press

Dr Erik Falk from our group is currently visiting our network partners at the Paul Valéry University of Montpellier for the conference "African Literature and the Press", organized by Dr Claire Ducournau. His paper is titled "Writing East Africa in the world: Transition’s early years".