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Sam Holmqvist

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Sam Holmqvist
Senior Lecturer
Alfred Nobels allé 7
Södertörns Högskola
Phone: +46 8 608 5307
PC 236 Primus

My research concerns what we – in a modern nomenclature - would call transgender history. My thesis was an investigation of the history of transgender literature in Sweden, with analyses of 19th century texts of famous cross-dresser and autobiographer Lasse-Maja (Lars Molin), romanticist Carl Jonas Love Almqvist and suspense writer Aurora Ljungstedt. My current projects includes creating a database of LGBTQI fiction.

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