César Domínguez

César Domínguez is associate professor of comparative literature at the University of Santiago de Compostela (USC), Spain, where he holds the Jean Monnet Chair “The Culture of European Integration”. His teaching and research focus upon theory of comparative literature, European literature, translation, cosmopolitanism, and world literature. His four most recent books are World Literature: A Reader (Routledge, 2013), Literatura europea comparada (Arco/Libros, 2013), Contemporary Developments in Emergent Literatures and the New Europe (USC, 2014), and Introducing Comparative Literature: New Trends and Applications (Routledge, 2015). As for professional services, he is Vice-President of the Spanish Society of General and Comparative Literature, Chair of the ICLA Research Committee, secretary of the ICLA Coordinating Committee, member of the Academia Europaea, General Coordinator of the European Network of Comparative Literary Studies, and Fellow of the Stockholm Collegium of World Literary History.

Contact: cesar.dominguez@usc.es