Kai Mikkonen

First name: 
Kai
Family name: 
Mikkonen
Country: 
Finland
Institution: 
University of Helsinki
Department: 
Comparative Literature/Institute for Art Research
Title: 
Associate Professor
Languages: 
Finnish, English, French, Swedish
Teaching areas: 

Comparative literature

Research areas: 

Narrative theory, narratology, theory of fiction

Travel writing

Comics, graphic novels, picturebooks, multimodality

French and British modern literature, modernism

Finnish literature

Word & Image Studies

Please see my professional webpage for publications and activities:

tuhat.halvi.helsinki.fi/portal/fi/persons/kai-mikkonen%283a6ae659-1521-4b98-a549-ea7b706ac3b0%29.html

Publications: 

Please see the webpage for the research monograph Narrative Paths. African Travel in Modern Fiction and Nonfiction (2015):

https://ohiostatepress.org/Books/Book%20Pages/mikkonen-travel.html