At this conference 15 scholars who have made significant contributions to literary studies will consider this field of research from his or her critical perspective. How can the area or trend of literary studies that each of these scholars represents contribute to, and further, literary studies in general? How do these scholars envisage the future of literary studies?
The conference is organized by the Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters in cooperation with the Department of Literature, Area Studies and European Languages, University of Oslo.
Speakers include: Elleke Boehmer (University of Oxford), Michael Lundblad (UiO), Ellen Mortensen (UiB) and Robert Crawford (University of St Andrews). For programme and full list of speakers, please follow the link to our website. There is no conference fee, but registration is required.