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Orientalism and the Invention of World Literatures, Day 2 of 2

A two-day conference organized by Aamir Mufti, UCLA

Saturday, May 22, 2010
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
314 Royce Hall, UCLA
Los Angeles, CA 90095

Day two of a two-day conference organized by Aamir Mufti, UCLA.

All events are held in 314 Royce Hall.

Panel III (10:00-11:45am)

  • Intersecting Discourses of Orientalism: Identity and Modernity in Late Imperial Russia with Leah Feldman, UCLA.
  • On the 'Asala of Salafiyya, and 'Almaniyya with Ronald Judy, University of Pittsburgh.

Panel IV (2:00-4:00)

  • Disorienting Transition: 'World Literature in the Eye of 'Development' with Sanjay Krishnan, Boston University.
  • Cosmopolitanism in Deep Time with Bruce Robbins, Columbia University.
  • Derealizations of the Ideal: Walcott Encounters Seferis with Stathis Gourgouris, Columbia University.

Concluding Remarks and Roundtable (4:30-6:00)

  • With Paul A. Bove, University of Pittsburgh; Rashmi Dube Bhatnagar, University of Pittsburgh; Aamir Mufti, UCLA; Stathis Gourgouris, Columbia University


Cost : Free

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