Guests

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  • Vice Provost Michael Bernard-Donals (Vice Provost for Faculty and Staff Programs; Professor, Department of English and Mosse/Weinstein Center for Jewish Studies, UW-Madison)
  • Dean John Karl Scholz (Dean of the College of Letters & Science; Nellie June Gray Professor of Economic Policy, UW-Madison)
  • Alexander Beecroft (Associate Professor in Classics and Comparative Literature, Department of Languages, Literatures and Cultures, University of South Carolina)
  • Urvashi Butalia (Founder of Kali for Women and Zubaan Books)
  • Paloma Celis Carbajal (Latin American & Iberian Studies Librarian, Memorial Library, University of Wisconsin-Madison)
  • Tom Cheesman (Professor of German, Co-Director of the Centre on Digital Arts and Humanities, Swansea University)
  • Richard Davis (Professor Emeritus of Near Eastern Languages and Culture, The Ohio State University)
  • César Domínguez (Associate Professor of/Senior Lecturer in Comparative Literature at the University of Santiago de Compostela; Jean Monnet Chair; Fellow of the Stockholm Collegium of World Literary History)
  • Peter Donaldson (Ford International Professor of Humanities and Professor of Literature, MIT)
  • J. Daniel Elam (Sawyer Seminar Postdoctoral Fellow, Institute for Research in the Humanities, UW-Madison)
  • Aubéry Escande (Projects & Communications Advisor, Europeana)
  • Søren Frank (Associate Professor, Institute for the Study of Culture - Comparative Literature, University of Southern Denmark; Member of the Jury that awarded the Hans Christian Andersen Literature Award 2014 to Sir Salman Rushdie)
  • Susan Stanford Friedman (Hilldale Professor, Virginia Woolf Professor of English and Women’s Studies, English Department, UW-Madison)
  • Debjani Ganguly (Director, Humanities Research Centre; Associate Professor of Literature at the College of Arts and Social Sciences, Australian National University)
  • Sara Guyer (Director of the Center for the Humanities; Professor, Department of English, UW-Madison)
  • Isabel Hofmeyr (Professor, Centre for Indian Studies in Africa, University of the Witwatersrand)
  • Adam L. Kern (Professor, Department of East Asian Languages & Literature, UW-Madison)
  • Gregory Kornbluh (Harvard University Press, Digital Loeb Classical Library)
  • Caroline Levine (Professor and Chair, Department of English, UW-Madison; Principal Investigator of the Mellon Sawyer Seminar “Bibliomigrancy”)
  • B. Venkat Mani (Associate Professor, Department of German, UW-Madison; Principal Investigator of the Mellon Sawyer Seminar “Bibliomigrancy”)
  • Peter Manseau (Author)
  • Laura McClure (Professor of Classics, UW-Madison)
  • Jon McKenzie (Professor, English Department, Director of DesignLab, UW-Madison)
  • Aamir R. Mufti (Professor, Department of Comparative Literature, UCLA)
  • Evan Mwangi (Associate Professor, Department of English, Northwestern University)
  • Tejumola Olaniyan (Professor, Department of English and African Languages & Literature, UW-Madison)
  • Firat Oruc (Assistant Professor of English and Humanities, Georgetown University School of Foreign Service in Qatar)
  • Marcelo Pellegrini (Associate Professor, Department of Spanish & Portuguese, UW-Madison; poet, editor, translator)
  • Ellen Sapega (Professor, Department of Spanish and Portuguese, UW-Madison)
  • Mariano Siskind (John L. Loeb Associate Professor of the Humanities, Department of Romance Languages and Literatures, Harvard University; Faculty Associate, Harvard University Center for the Environment)
  • Paulo Slachevsky (Director and co-founder of the independent Chilean publishing house LOM Ediciones; photographer, editor, journalist)
  • Nirvana Tanoukhi (Assistant Professor, Department of English, UW-Madison)
  • Rebecca Walkowitz (Associate Profesor and Director of Graduate Studies, Department of English, Rutgers University)
  • Kabe Wilson (Multi-media artist, Creator of Of One Woman or So)
  • Oliver Zille (Director of the Leipziger Buchmesse)

 

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