Workshop: Transnational Cultural Exchange and Globalization

Dr Andreas Hedberg represented the World Literatures research programme at a recent workshop at Uppsala University with Professor Johan Heilbron, Director of research at the French Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS). 

The workshop opened with a talk by Johan Heilbron, recently appointed doctor honoris causa at Uppsala University. Thereafter followed short presentations by Uppsala scholars of ongoing research on transnational exchanges and strategies in Swedish higher education and research. Andreas presented his project Swedes in French: Cultural Transfer from Periphery to Literary Metropolis. 

You can read more about Andreas Hedberg's research within the World Literatures programme here.

written by Alice Duhan
23 January, 2018