In my research I investigate the relation between the formations of subjectivity and cultural hegemonies in literary history. My theoretical frame is above all inspired by psychoanalysis and discourse theory.
1988: BA, Spanish, French and Comparative Literature
1988: BA Humanities (Kulturvetarlinjen)
1989: Diplôme d’Études approfondies d’Études littéraires
1995: PhD from the Department of Literature and History of Ideas (Stockholm University)
Professor in Language and Culture at Linköping University (70 % research in the position)
Director of the Graduate School in Language and Culture in Europe
Member of the Postgraduate Studies Board at Linköping University
Member of the University Board 2013-2016
Sixteenth Century Society and Conference
(member of the council 2018-2020)
International Society for Cultural History (ISCH)
Renaissance Society of America (RSA)
The Nordic Network for Renaissance Studies
The Nordic Network of Literature and Subjectivity
The network’s primary objective is to examine the future possibilities of literary history writing in the Nordic countries from an offensive and constructive point of view.