Short CV/Education and training

  • 1971
    Master of Arts in Comparative Literature, Lund University

  • 1985
    Ph D in Comparative Literature, Lund University

  • 1986 – 1990
    Associate Professor, University of Copenhagen

  • 1991 – 1996
    Associate Professor, University of Linköping

  • 1992
    Docent (habil) in Comparative Literature, Lund Universiity

  • 1996
    Professor in Comparative Literature, Lund University

Selected publications

  • Haettner Aurelius, E. (2010). Vägen till Kriser och kransar: parodins grepp och driftens bilder hos Birger Sjöberg. Makadam förlag.

  • Haettner Aurelius, E. (1996). Inför lagen. Kvinnliga svenska självbiografier från Agneta Horn till Fredrika Bremer. In Rydén, P., Vinge, L. & Wirmark, M. (Eds.) Litteratur Teater Film, Nya serien, 13. Lund University Press.

  • Haettner Aurelius, E., Larsson, L. & Sjöblad, C. (1991). Kvinnors självbiografier och dagböcker i Sverige 1650 – 1989. En bibliografi. In Lagerroth, U.-B. & Vinge, L. (Eds.) Litteratur Teater Film, Nya serien 6.

  • Haettner Aurelius, E. (1985). Fridas visor och folkets visor. Om parodi hos Birger Sjöberg. Svenskt visarkivs handlingar, 3. Svenskt Visarkiv. Dissertation.

  • Haettner Aurelius, E., Gunneng, H. & Helgason, J. (2012). (Eds.) Women's Language: An Analysis of Style and Expression in Letters before 1800. Nordic Academic Press.

  • Haettner Aurelius, E., Wischmann, A. & Heitmann, A. (2006). (Eds.) Litteraturens värde – Der Wert der Literatur, Kgl. Vitterhets Historie och Antikvitetsakademien. Konferenser 62. 2006. Konferenser, 62. Kgl Vitterhets Historie och Antikvitetsakademien, Box 5622, 114 86 Stockholm.

  • Haettner Aurelius, E. & Götselius, T. (1997). (Eds.) Genreteori. Studentlitteratur, Lund.

  • Haettner Aurelius, E., Mai, A. M. & Möller Jensen, E. (1993). (Eds.) Nordisk kvinnolitteraturhistoria. Del 1. I Guds namn 1000 – 1800. Bra böcker.

  • Haettner Aurelius, E. (2013). Litteraturen som händelse och handling. Litteraturens performativitet i Sverige 1800 – 2008. Ett forskningsprojekt. Reception. Tidsskrift for nordisk litteratur., 71, 102-111. Institut for Nordiske Studier og Sprogvidenskab, Köbenhavns universitet.

  • Haettner Aurelius, E. (2012). On Great 19th-Century Swedish Poets. Forum for World Literature Studies. Shanghai Wuhan West Lafayette, Vol. 4, 217-226. SOL-centrum, Lund.

Selected projects

  • Literature as Event and Action: The Performativity of Literature in Sweden 1800 – 2008 (research leader). Together with prof HE Chengzhou, Nanjing University.

  • Queen Christina's autobiography. The aim of the project is to produce an edition of Queen Christina's autobiography. There are several manuscript versions of the autobiography.

  • Women's letters (research leader; project has resulted in three published monographs). Is there a separate women's language and culture? The project tested the hypothesis that there is a language typical of women by subjecting letters.

  • Editor of Nordisk kvinnolitteraturhistoria, vol. 1

Membership in scientific bodies/juries

  • Member of Kungliga Humanistiska Vetenskapssamfundet, Lund, 1997

  • Member of the Swedish Council for Research in the Humanities and Social Sciences, (HSFR), chair of the drafting committee for aesthetical subjects, 1999 – 2001

  • Together with doc. Ellen Vinge evaluation of The Scholarship for younger female PhDs 1996 – 1998 granted by Knut and Alice Wallenberg's foundation; 1999 – 2000

  • Member of the Royal Swedish Academy of Letters, History and Antiquities, since 1999

  • Member of the Royal Society for editing manuscripts concerning the history of Scandinavia, since 1999

  • Member of the board of Riksbankens jubileumsfond, The Bank of Sweden Tercentenary, 2002 – 2006

  • Foundation, chair of the drafting committee for literary studies, linguistics, musicology and art history, and a member of the drafting committee for Kulturvetenskapliga fonden, 2002 – 2006

  • Member of the Government drafting committee for research, 2003 – 2006

  • Member of the research council of the Crafoord foundation, 2003 – 2008

  • Member of the board of the Swedish Foundation for International Cooperation in Research and Higher Education (STINT), 2004 – 2010

  • Member of Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Göttingen, since 2005

  • Member of The Society Pro Fide et Christianismo, since 2008

  • Member of Svenska fornskriftssällskapet, since 2008

  • Member of the board of Hans Larssonsamfundet, since 2009


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