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News 13 Dec, 2021

Open access for our new books

We're pleased to announce that our first three volumes in the Bloomsbury series, Cosmopolitan-Vernacular Dynamics in World Literatures, are now available in open access publication. Click on the links below to read Claiming SpaceLiterature and the Making of the World and Northern Crossings.

Event 23 Nov, 2021

Reading micro travel: confinement, deceleration, verticality (2nd Dec)

Welcome to a seminar by Professor Charles Forsdick at Stockholm University next week. 

Date: Thursday 2nd December 2021, 4-5:30pm
Venue: B 522A, Department of Romance Languages and Classics, Stockholm University
*NB. Please note the change of room*

News 15 Nov, 2021

Erik Falk on P1 Kultur

Erik Falk from our group has contributed to a recent Swedish radio programme on Nobel laureate Abdulrazak Gurnah. The programme can be listened to in full here: https://sverigesradio.se/avsnitt/in-i-texten-p1-kultur-laser-abdulrazak-gurnah

News 8 Oct, 2021

Nobel Prize to Abdulrazak Gurnah

Congratulations to this year's Nobel Prize laureate, Abdulrazak Gurnah! Here you can read the responses of Stefan Helgesson and Erik Falk from our group yesterday in the Swedish press: 

Event 21 Sep, 2021

Literary Transnationalism and Creativity in the XXIst Century (2nd workshop)