Elisabeth Oxfeldt

Professor - Nordic Literature
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Phone +47 22856935
Room 613 HW
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Visiting address Niels Henrik Abels vei 36 Henrik Wergelands hus 0313 OSLO
Postal address Postboks 1102 Blindern 0317 OSLO

Background

  • Ph.D. Scandinavian literature, U.C. Berkeley, 2002. Dissertation: Orientalism on the Periphery: The Cosmopolitan Imagination in 19th-Century Danish and Norwegian Literature and Culture
  • M.A. Scandinavian literature, U.C. Berkeley, 1996.
  • B.A. French literature, U.C. Berkeley, 1988

Teaching- and Research Areas

  • Danish and Norwegian Literature (in particular)
  • 19th, 20th, and 21st century
  • Orientalism, postcolonialism, (post)nationalism
  • Film and TV series, word-image, interart, adaptation
  • Travelogues
  • Hans Christian Andersen
  • Scandinavian narratives of guilt and privilege in an age of globalization
  • War and Literature
  • Literary activism

Teaching Spring 2021

Teaching Fall 2020

Teaching Spring 2020

Teaching Fall 2019

Tags: Nordic literature
Published Dec. 14, 2010 3:13 PM - Last modified Mar. 10, 2021 11:12 AM