Further Reading

Books:

  • Pascale Casanova, La République mondiale des Lettres (1999)
  • David Damrosch, What is World Literature? (2003)
  • Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak, Death of a Discipline (2003)
  • Christopher Prendergast, Debating World Literature (2004)
  • Eric Hayot, On Literary Worlds (2012)
  • Emily Apter, Against World Literature: On the Politics of Untranslatability (2013)
  • Lisa Lowe, The Intimacies of Four Continents (2015)
  • Aamir Mufti, Forget English! Orientalisms and World Literatures (2016)
  • Pheng Cheah, What is a World? On Postcolonial Literature as World Literature (2016)

Articles:

  • Eric Auerbach, “Philology and Weltliteratur” (1969)
  • Jacques Derrida, “Des Tours de Babel” (1985)
  • Edward Said, “Secular Criticism and the Question of Minority Culture” (1998)
  • Étienne Balibar, “The Borders of Europe” (1998)
  • Nelson Goodman, “Ways of World Making: A Nominal(ist) Revision” (1999)
  • Franco Moretti, “Conjectures on World Literature” (2000)
  • Wai Chee Dimock, “Literature for the Planet” (2001)
  • Jonathan Arac, “Global and Babel: Language and Planet” (2007)
  • Revathi Krishnaswamy, “Toward World Literary Knowledges: Theory in the Age of Globalization” (2010)
  • Ankhi Mukherjee, “ ‘What is a Classic?’: International Literary Criticism and the Classic Question” (2010)
  • Rey Chow, “A Discipline of Tolerance” (2011)
  • Nirvana Tanoukhi, “The Scale of World Literature” (2011)

 

More references forthcoming.