Tone Selboe

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Phone +47 22856975
Room NT 732
Visiting address Niels Treschows hus 7th floor Niels Henrik Abels vei 36
Postal address Postboks 1003 Blindern 0315 OSLO


Academic Interests

Comparative literature, literary history, urban literature, realism and modernism, history of the novel, hermeneutics, emotions. Selected writers: Karen Blixen, Virginia Woolf, Camilla Collett, Charles Dickens, George Eliot.

Higher education and employment history

  • from University of Oslo (1996)
  • Research Associate Darwin College, Cambridge (1985-86), Lektor in Norwegian University College London (1988-91), Associate Professor/Professor University of Tromsø (1996-2004), Visiting professor/teaching position Scand. dept., UC Berkeley spring 2006, from 2004 professor University of Oslo


  • Literature, Cognition,  Emotion, Resarch Group (Chair Karin Kukkonen, UiO), Text, Action, Space, Research group (chair Lars Sætre, Bergen).
Tags: Comparative Literature, Realism, Modernism, Hermeneutics, Urban literature, Novel, Camilla Collett, Karen Blixen, Charles Dickens, George Eliot, Cora Sandel, Virginia Woolf
Published Sep. 23, 2010 12:00 PM - Last modified Oct. 8, 2019 2:40 PM