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  • PL 24 (Unioninkatu 40)

    00014

    Finland

  • PL 24 (Unioninkatu 40), C611

    HELSINGIN YLIOPISTO

    Finland

19962020

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Personlig profil

Information om forskning och undervisning

I am a University Lecturer in the Department of Languages (English Philology) at the University of Helsinki.  I am also a Docent in Literary Studies, with a Special Emphasis in Narrative Theory, at the University of Tampere. Previously, I was an Academy of Finland postdoctoral research fellow.  You can read a brief summary of the research that I conducted for that project below ("Latest Projects"), or a more detailed description on my website:

http://www.mv.helsinki.fi/home/sklar/index_files/Page346.htm

Vetenskapsgrenar

  • 6122 Litteraturforskning

Publikationer

“What’s the Matter with Him?” Intellectual Disability, Jewishness, and Stereotype in Bernard Malamud’s “Idiots First”

Sklar, H. G., 2020, (!!Accepted/In press) The Routledge Companion to Literature and Disability. Hall, A. (red.). Routledge

Forskningsoutput: Kapitel i bok/rapport/konferenshandlingKapitelVetenskapligPeer review

Mimetic and Synthetic Views of Characters: How Readers Process “People” in Fiction

Polvinen, M. & Sklar, H., 2019, I : Cogent Arts & Humanities. 6, 15 s., 1687257.

Forskningsoutput: TidskriftsbidragArtikelVetenskapligPeer review

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The Social Meaning of Mental Retardation: Two Life Stories (1982) by Robert Bogdan and Steven J. Taylor

Sklar, H. G., 2019, Disability Experiences: Memoirs, Autobiographies, and Other Personal Narratives. Couser, G. T. & Mintz, S. B. (red.). New York: Macmillan Reference USA, Vol. 2. s. 702-705 4 s.

Forskningsoutput: Kapitel i bok/rapport/konferenshandlingKapitelVetenskapligPeer review

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“Memoir” as Counter-Narrative: Reimagining the Self in Roth’s The Plot Against America

Sklar, H. G., 2018, I : Akademisk kvarter. 17, s. 23-36 14 s.

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Projekter

Priser

Best International Teacher

Howard Sklar (!!Recipient), 2013

Pris: Pris och hedersbetygelser

Staff Member of the Year

Howard Sklar (!!Recipient), 2017

Pris: Pris och hedersbetygelser

Aktiviteter

Retelling as Interpretation: Midrashic Narrative Expansion in the Medieval Spanish Poem “Las Coplas de Yosef”

Howard Sklar (!!Speaker)
30 maj 20191 jun 2019

Aktivitet: Typer för tal eller presentation!!Oral presentation

“The Wandering Jew” as Religious and Racial Other in Pär Lagerkvist’s Sibyllan and Ahasverus död

Howard Sklar (!!Speaker)
27 aug 201928 aug 2019

Aktivitet: Typer för tal eller presentation!!Oral presentation

Norm and Deviance in Contemporary Anglophone Fiction and Autobiography

Howard Sklar (Handledare)
2018

Aktivitet: ExaminationstyperOpponent i doktorsavhandling

Seminar in honour of Dr Mark Shackleton

John Calton (Talare: Presentation), Bo Johan Otto Pettersson (Talare: Ordförande), Nely Mary Keinänen (Talare: Presentation), Howard Gregory Sklar (Talare: Presentation), Merja Kristiina Polvinen (Talare: Presentation)
4 maj 2018

Aktivitet: Typer för deltagande i eller organisering av evenemangArrangemang av och deltagande i konferens/workshop/kurs/seminarium