2010 Jan 29. Hosting Distinguished Lecture Series I and Conference: Ambassadors of Sweden and Ireland: Theme: “Diaspora and Transnationalism”
“Transnational World Literature and the Nobel Prize in Literature”
Mr. Lars Vargö, Ambassador of Sweden
“Transnationalism and Diaspora”
Dr. Eamonn McKee, Ambassador of Ireland
“Transnationalism and Culture”
Mr. Brian Gibel, Cultural Attaché, Embassy of USA
May 18. Hosting Distinguished Lecture Series II and Symposium:
Peter L. Rudnytsky, Professor of English, The University of Florida, Editor of The American Imago: Theme: “Psychoanalysis, Literature and Transnationalism”
October 19. Holding Distinguished Lecture Series III & Symposium:
Professor and Poet Charles Bernstein (University of Pennsylvania)
November 29. Holding Distinguished Lecture Series IV and Symposium:
Myung Mi Kim, Professor of English, Director of the Poetics Program, SUNY-Buffalo
December 6. Holding Distinguished Lecture Series V and Symposium:
Marjorie Perloff, Professor of English at Stanford University/USC, Former President of MLA
2011 February 11. Holding Distinguished Lecture Series VI and Symposium and Roundtable at the University of Virginia, USA
Stephan Fuchs, Professor of Sociology
Olivier Zunz, Professor of History
Brantly Womack, Professor of Politics
Jahan Ramazani Professor of English
Karen Ryan, Professor of Russian Literature
Randolph D. Pope, Professor of Spanish Literature
June 9. Holding Distinguished Lecture Series VII and Symposium:
H.E. Dr. Eamon McKee, Ambassador of Ireland
H.E. Mr. Lars Vargo, Ambassador of Sweden
Prof. Brother Anthony, Professor Emeritus of English, Sogang University; and Prof. Chull Wang, Professor of English, Chonbuk National University.