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631. Contextualizing the Philology of World Literature

Wednesday, 11 January, 5:15–6:30 p.m., Columbus, Sheraton Chicago

A special session

Presiding: John K. Noyes, Univ. of Toronto

1. "Fritz Strich and the Prehistory of World Literature Scholarship," Elizabeth Powers, New York, NY

2. "The West and the Rest: Das Abendland as the Origin of World Literature," Jane Ogden Newman, Univ. of California, Irvine

3. "The Reinvention of World Literature: German-Jewish Exile, Cold War Cultural Politics, and Comparative Literature," Na'ama Rokem, Univ. of Chicago

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  • Comparative Literature – General

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