On our radar
New Book: Handbook of Anglophone World Literatures
Edited by Stefan Helgesson, Birgit Neumann, and Gabriele Rippl (De Gruyter, 2020)
New Book: Lire "Histoire générale des Antilles habitées par les François" de J.-B. Du Tertre
Exotisme et établissement français aux Îles (1625-1671)
By Christina Kullberg (Brill 2020)
World Literature and the Minor
6–7 May 2021
University of Leuven, Belgium (online)
Special Issue of Textual Practice: Inscriptions of Worldliness
The second publication resulting from our conference "Loose Tongues: World Literature and the Vernacular" is now available online:
Special Issue of Interventions: Publication, Circulation and the Vernacular
As the first of two publications resulting from our conference “Loose Tongues: World Literature and the Vernacular” in August 2017 in Stockholm, this special issue looks at the fate of the vernacular in discrete contexts of circulation and publication.
World Literature and the Culture of Texts
7 May 2020
Graduate Symposium at Stockholm University
New Report on Swedish Literature in Translation
Andreas Hedberg from our group has compiled a report for the Swedish Publishers' Association on Swedish literature in translation throughout the world.
New Book: Multilingualität und Mehr-Sprachlichkeit
Those working on multilingualism may be interested in a recent book edited by Michaela Reinhardt and Antje Wischmann, Multilingualität und Mehr-Sprachlichkeit in der Gegenwartsliteratur (Rombach 2019). Andreas Hedberg from our programme has contributed with the chapter "The Othering of Others. Domestication and Foreignization in the Reception of Swedish Literature on the French Book Market 1945–2018".