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Theo D'haen
Prof. Theo D'haen
University of Leuven (Belgium)



Theo D’haen is Emeritus Professor of English and Comparative Literature at the University of Leuven (KU Leuven, Belgium) and Emeritus Professor of English and American Literature at the University of Leiden (The Netherlands). Chang Jiang (Yangtze River) Professor at the University of Sichuan, Visiting Professor Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Erasmus Chair Harvard (2007), Fulbright Senior Research Fellow Harvard (2010), Visiting Professor Sorbonne (2004), University of Vienna (2011), University of the Dutch Antilles (2012). Member Academia Europaea, Fellow of the English Association, Fellow of the Stockholm Collegium of World Literary History, former President of FILLM. He has published widely on (post)modernism, (post)colonialism, crime fiction, and world literature. Recent publications in English comprise The Routledge Concise History of World Literature (Routledge, 2012), American Literature: A History (Routledge, 2014, with Hans Bertens), Crime Fiction as World Literature (Bloomsbury, Ed., with Louise Nilsson and David Damrosch, 2017), Cosmopolitanism and the Postnational: Literature and the New Europe (Brill/Rodopi, Ed., with César Domínguez, 2015), Major versus Minor? Languages and Literatures in a Globalized World (John Benjamins, Ed., with Iannis Goerlandt and Roger Sell, 2015), Caribbeing: Comparing Caribbean Literatures and Cultures (Rodopi, Ed., with Kristian van Haesendonck, 2014), World Literature: A Reader (Routledge, Ed. with César Domínguez and Mads Rosendahl Thomsen, 2013), The Routledge Companion to World Literature (Routledge, Ed., with David Damrosch and Djelal Kadir, 2012).



Key Dates
Congress Date
29 July- 2 August 2019

Abstract Submission Deadline

1 March 2019

Online Registration Deadline

20 July 2019

On-site Registration Date

29 July 2019