Mats Malm

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Phone +47-22854255
Visiting address Niels Henrik Abels vei 36 P. A. Munchs hus 0371 OSLO
Postal address Postboks 1010 Blindern 0315 OSLO

Academic interests

Poetics and rhetorical traditions

Uses of Antiquity in the Middle Ages and Early Modern period

Textual criticism

Digital humanities

Courses taught



1996 PhD Comparative literature, University of Gothenburg

1998–1999 Visiting professor, Institut für Skandinavistik, J.W. Goethe-Universität, Frankfurt am Main

2004– Professor Comparative literature, University of Gothenburg


The Henrik Schück Prize, Swedish Academy

Positions held

2001– board member of The Swedish Society for Belles Lettres

2008– member of The Royal Society of Arts and Sciences in Gothenburg

2012–2014 member of Advisory Board, Helsinki Collegium for Advanced Studies

2013– member of The Royal Swedish Academy of Letters

2015– chair of Digital Humanities in the Nordic Countries

2015– chairman of The Swedish Foundation for Humanities and Social Sciences division for infrastructure 

Tags: cultural heritage, textual criticism, Digital humanities, Nordic literature, Antiquity, comparative literature
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