World Literature Reading Group: First Meeting

WORLD LITERATURE READING GROUP

2:30-3:30pm on Wednesday 18 November 2015

Room 5N.7.23

Roundtable Discussion with Dr Jak Peake and Dr Imen Cozzo

What is World Literature and How is it Defined?

For the first session of the World Literature reading group, we encourage those attending to read the following two articles by Damrosch and Moretti on World Literature as preparation for the discussion.

David Damrosch, ‘Introduction,’ in What is World Literature (Princeton and Oxford: Princeton University Press, 2003), 1-36. Click here to read the text.

Franco Moretti, ‘Conjectures on World Literature,’ New Left Review, 1 (2000), 54-68. Click here to read the text.

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