On our radar
Anthropologies of World Literatures
The latest issue of Anthropology and Humanism contains a special section on Anthropologies of World Literatures with contributions from our research programme.
Multilingualism in World Literatures
A workshop co-organized by LILAe and the research program “Cosmopolitan and Vernacular Dynamics in World Literatures” at Uppsala University, 23-24th May 2019.
World Literature and the Urban Everyday
Guest lecture by Harsha Ram, Associate Professor of Slavic Literatures and Comparative Literature, University of California, Berkeley. Co-organized by LILAe (Uppsala) and the research program "Cosmopolitan and Vernacular Dynamics in World Literatures".
Lena Rydholm elected to Vitterhetsakademien
Congratulations to Lena Rydholm from our research programme who has been elected to the Royal Swedish Academy of Letters, History and Antiquities.
Eric Hayot at Stockholm University (11th April)
Eric Hayot, Penn State University
Open lecture 11th April 2019, 1:30 - 3 pm
Seminar: Swedish Children's Literature in French Translation
Welcome to a seminar next week at Stockholm University, where Andreas Hedberg will present his research on Swedish children's literature in France. The seminar will be held in Swedish.
Release seminar for World Literatures: Exploring the Cosmopolitan-Vernacular Exchange
5th February 2019, 3-5 pm
NOTE! NEW VENUE: E371, Department of English, Stockholm University
Translating Frantz Fanon
Here you can read a feature essay by Christina Kullberg, Kathryn Batchelor and Sue-Ann Harding on the book Translating Frantz Fanon Across Continents and Languages (Routledge 2017) in the LSE Review of Books.
Christina Kullberg writes on Maryse Condé in DN
In an article in the Swedish newspaper Dagens Nyheter, Christina Kullberg from our group writes about Maryse Condé's novels as world literature and reflects on their Swedish reception. Maryse Condé was recently in Stockholm to receive the New Academy Prize in Literature.