Karin Kukkonen in the podcast studio.
Published Aug. 5, 2022 11:00 AM

What happens when a text encourages certain reader's expectations – and then challenges these later on? In the final episode of this season of the LCE Podcast, Karin Kukkonen, Professor in Comparative literature and convener of LCE, presents her research on Probability Designs.

Olivia Fialho in the podcast studio.
Published July 22, 2022 11:00 AM

Does fiction hold the power to change the life of its reader? In this episode, Affiliated Researcher at LCE and Postdoctoral Researcher at Huyghens-ING/KNAW, Olivia Fialho, presents her research on transformative reading. 

Alexandra Effe in the podcast studio.
Published July 8, 2022 11:00 AM

Do we read the same text differently if we take it to be fiction, autobiography, or something in between? In this episode of the LCE Podcast, Post Doctoral Research Fellow at UiO, Alexandra Effe, presents her research on autofiction from a cognitive perspective.

Woman holding a book over her face. Photo.
Published Nov. 29, 2021 3:50 PM

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