Prof. Liisa Steinby

Title prefix: 
Prof.
First name: 
Liisa
Family name: 
Steinby
Country: 
Finland
Institution: 
University of Turku, Finland
Department: 
Deparment of Comparative Literature
Title: 
professor
Languages: 
Finnish, German, English, French, Swedish (ancient Greek)
Research areas: 
European novel from the 18th century to the present; literary theory; the relationship between philosophy and literature
Publications: 
(until 2007 under the name of Liisa Saariluoma) Monographs (in German or English): Der postindividualistische Roman. Würzburg. K & N 1994. Nietzsche als Roman: Über die Sinnkonstituierung in Thomas Manns "Doktor Faustus". Tübingen: Niemeyer 1996 Erzählstruktur und Bildungsroman. Wielands "Geschichte des Agathon", Goethes "Wilhelm Meisters Lehrjahre". Würzburg: K & N 2004. Wilhelm Meister und die Entstehung des modernen Zeitbewusstseins. Trier 2005. Milan Kundera, the Last Modernist (in press, Purdue U.P.) 5 monographs in Finnish, 16 edited books (in Finnish, German or English), ca. 80 scientific articles (in Finnish, German or English)