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University teacher in Cultural Analysis with a focus on ethnology and folkloristics.

Research interests: Identity, migration and mobility in a Nordic context, minority, experienced and imagined borders. Everyday life and the trivial. The disgusting and abominable. Childrens folklore.


  • Assistant professor in Nordic folkloristics (1.11.2019-31.5.2020)
  • Reseracher in the project "Vardagens rum", Society of Swedish Literature in Finland/Åbo Akademi University (1.11.2018-31.10-2019)
  • Teacher in Cultural Analysis with a focus in ethnology and folkloristics (leave of absence - 31.5.2020)
  • Docent in Nordic folkloristics with specialisation in Cultural Analysis 2019
  • PhD in Nordic folkloristics 2007, dissertation "Var trogen i allt" - den goda kvinnan som konstruktion i svenska och finlandssvenska minnesböcker 1800-1980 ("Be faithful in all things" - The good woman as a construction in Swedish and Finland-Swedish friendship albums 1800-1980)

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Award Date: 18 Dec 2007


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