Mads Anders Baggesgaard

Associate professor

Mads Anders Baggesgaard
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Areas of interest

Primary areas of interest are

  • Contemporary literature and cinema with a particular emphasis on contemporary French and francophone literature, cinema and thought.
  • Literary imprints of Danish slavery and colonialism.

Head of the research project Reading Slavery funded by the Velux Foundation

Editor of the Danish literary journal Passage

In 2011 recipient of a elite postdoc scholarship from the Danish Council of Independent Research with the project The World in French - on translations and traces of memory in globalized francophone literature.

In 2010 PhD with the dissertation The French and the World: Post-global Perspectives on Contemporary French Literature that treats new French literature in light of globalization with emphasis on the place of literature in the changed economic and discursive circuits of a globalized world.

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