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  • PL 4 (Vuorikatu 5)

    00014

    Finland

  • Finland

20062017
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Personal profile

Education/Academic qualification

English philology, PhD, University of Helsinki

Fields of Science

  • 6122 Literature studies
  • Science fiction
  • History
  • Genre
  • Literary history
  • literature and science
  • American literature
  • British literature
  • contemporary literature
  • Popular Culture

Publications 2006 2017

Foundations of Guardianship: Social Engineering and Individual Freedom in Asimov’s Foundation Series

Käkelä, J. M. J., 2017, Critical Insights: Isaac Asimov. Booker, M. K. (ed.). Ipswich, Massachusetts: Salem Press, p. 78-94 17 p. (Critical Insights).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review

Managing and Manipulating History: Perpetual Urgency in Asimov and Heinlein

Käkelä, J. M. J., 2014, In : Fafnir: Nordic Journal of Science Fiction and Fantasy Research. 1, 2, p. 7-22 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Activities 2004 2019

Fafnir: Nordic Journal of Science Fiction and Fantasy Research (Journal)

Jari Käkelä (Reviewer)
Jun 2019

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPeer review of manuscripts

Fafnir: Nordic Journal of Science Fiction and Fantasy Research (Journal)

Jari Käkelä (Reviewer)
Jun 2019

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPeer review of manuscripts

Visiting author at the FINFAR association blog (in Finnish)

Jari Käkelä (Participant)
Jan 2017

Activity: Other activity typesTypes for other activities - Other

Worldcon 75 Academic Track: 100 Years of Estrangement

Jari Käkelä (Speaker: Presenter)
9 Aug 201713 Aug 2017

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesPublic Talks

Journal of the Fantastic in the Arts (Journal)

Jari Käkelä (Reviewer)
Feb 2017

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPeer review of manuscripts