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Amelie Björck

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Amelie Björck
Senior Lecturer
Alfred Nobels allé 7
Södertörns Högskola
Phone: +46 8 608 5048
PA 202 Primus

Amelie Björck is ph.d. and senior lecturer in Comparative Literature with drama orientation. Her research interests include animal studies and intersectional perspectives on modern and contemporary literature and drama. She has finished a post doc project on the relations between apes and humans in Western literature after Darwin. Her current project, financed by Riksbankens Jubileumsfond, deals with farmed animals and aspects of temporality and ethics in contemporary literature, film and theatre. She is a member of the Animal Turn network at Lund university and of the Humanimal group at Uppsala univeristy. She also works as a co-editor of the journal Glänta and writes theatre reviews in Aftonbladet.