Galin Tihanov is Professor of Comparative Literature at Queen Mary University of London. He was previously Professor of Comparative Literature and Intellectual History and founding co-director of the Research Institute for Cosmopolitan Cultures at the University of Manchester. His most recent research has been on cosmopolitanism, exile, and transnationalism.
- "Why Did Modern Literary Theory Originate in Central and Eastern Europe? (And Why Is It Now Dead?)", Common Knowledge 10:1 (Winter 2004), pp 61-81. (English)
- "Zakaj moderna literarna teorija izvira iz srednje in vzhodne Evrope?" [Why did Modern Literary Theory Originate in East-Central Europe?], trans. Marko Juvan, Primajalna Knjizevnost 24:1 (2001), pp 1-15. (Slovenian)