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Personal profile

Education/Academic qualification

Comparative Literature, PhD, University of Tampere

Award Date: 15 Dec 1997

Comparative Literature, Master of Arts, University of Iowa

Award Date: 1 Dec 1991

External positions

Life member, Clare Hall college, University of Cambridge

1 Sep 2015 → …

Fields of Science

  • 6122 Literature studies
  • French literature
  • Narratology
  • British literature
  • Modernism
  • 19th century studies
  • Narrative research
  • Comparative literature
  • Travel literature
  • Theory of literature
  • Theory of fiction
  • Literary nonfiction
  • Interpretation
  • Reading
  • Stylistics
  • 6132 Visual arts and design
  • Word and image studies
  • Graphic narrative
  • Comics
  • Illustration
  • Picture books

International and National Collaboration Publications and projects within past five years.

Publications

Abstracted Narration and Narrative Abstraction: Forms of Interplay between Narration and Abstraction in Comics

Mikkonen, K., 15 May 2019, Comics and Abstraction/ Bande dessinée et abstraction. Rommens, A. (ed.). Liège et Bruxelles: Presses Universitaires de Liège, Vol. I. p. 262-82 21 p.

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

Global Attention in Reading Comics: Eye movement indications of interplay between narrative content and layout

Mikkonen, K. H. & Lautenbacher, OP., Mar 2019, In : ImageTexT. 10, 2, 28 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access

Kannen iho, säestys ja käännös: Arvio teoksesta: Ville Hänninen: Sata vuotta suomalaisia kirjankansia

Mikkonen, K., 1 Oct 2019, In : Kirjallisuudentutkimuksen Aikakauslehti Avain. 3, p. 97-100 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article reviewScientific

Kysymyksiä fiktion ja tosiperäisen matkakertomuksen suhteesta ranskalaisessa 1800-luvun matkakirjallisuudessa

Translated title of the contribution: Questions on the relationship between fiction and nonfiction in the 19th century French travel writing Mikkonen, K., 10 Dec 2019, In : Kirjallisuudentutkimuksen Aikakauslehti Avain. 4, p. 90-107 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientific

Matkakirjallisuuden kokemus ja maailma

Mikkonen, K. & Lindh, I., 10 Dec 2019, In : Kirjallisuudentutkimuksen Aikakauslehti Avain. 4, p. 3-5 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorialScientific

Projects

Activities

Revue nordique des études francophones/Nordic Journal of Francophone Studies (Journal)

Kai Mikkonen (Reviewer)

15 Jun 2020

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

Kirjallisuudentutkimuksen Aikakauslehti Avain (Journal)

Kai Mikkonen (Reviewer)

15 Mar 2020

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

Complit: Journal of European Literature, Arts and Society (Journal)

Kai Mikkonen (Reviewer)

1 May 2020

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

International Research in Children's Literature (Journal)

Kai Mikkonen (Reviewer)

5 May 2020

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

Soirée littéraire et artistique avec Olli-Philippe Lautenbacher

Kai Mikkonen (Attendee)

14 Mar 2019

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesPublic Talks

Press / Media

Resa i läsfåtöljen: ”Jorden runt på 80 dagar”

Kai Mikkonen

06/07/2020

1 item of Media coverage

Press/Media: Press / Media

Interview for LRT

Kai Mikkonen

24/10/2019

1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media

Kuunnelman esittely: Pelkällä säikähdyksellä

Kai Mikkonen

16/04/2016

1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media