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Teaching World Literature Conference

Friday, October 21, 2016 to Saturday, October 22, 2016

The conference Teaching World Literature: Debates, Models, Pedagogies will bring noted leaders in the field of world literature to the University of Washington on October 21-22, 2016. The conference explores the teaching of world literature with the eventual goal of developing a new undergraduate major. Speakers include David Damrosch (Harvard University), John Burt Foster (George Mason University), David Palumbo-Liu (Stanford University), Melek Ortabasi (Simon Fraser University), Shu-mei Shih (UCLA), and Rebecca Walkowitz (Rutgers University).

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