Czech language, literature, and culture. Central Europe. History of the Book and Reading. Reading and readers in totalitarian regimes. Prague School. Cultural Studies. Discourse Analysis.
Higher education and employment history
- 2011-2015: postdoctoral fellow, Department of Literature, Area Studies and European Languages, University of Oslo. Project: Centrally Controlled Reading - Czech and Polish Reading Culture behind the Iron Curtain 1950-1980.
- 2008: Ph.D. in Slavistics, University of Gothenburg. Specialization: Czech literature
- 1999: cand.philol., Department of East European and Oriental Studies, University of Oslo. Specialization: Czech Studies and Comparativ Literature