Henrikson, Paula

Paula Henrikson received her Ph.D. in Literature from Uppsala University in 2004 and was promoted to Associate Professor (Docent) in 2009. Currently she is a Pro Futura Scientia Fellow at the Swedish Collegium for Advanced Study and the Department of Literature at Uppsala University, funded by the Swedish Foundation for Humanities and Social Sciences. Henrikson is on the board of the Nordic Network for Textual Critics (NNE), Vice Chair of the Swedish Society of Literature (SLS) and the Swedish Society for Belles-Lettres (SVS), and a member of the Royal Society of Arts and Sciences of Uppsala (KVSU). Her research focuses on romanticism, travel writing, textual criticism, and the history of editorial scholarship. Among her publications are Dramatikern Stagnelius (Stagnelius the Dramatist, 2004), Textkritisk utgivning (Textual Editing, 2007), and the edited volume Geschichte der Edition in Skandinavien (ed. with C. Janss, 2013). During her fellowship at the Lichtenberg-Kolleg, Henrikson is working on a project about romantic hellenism in Swedish literature 1800–1830, particularly as related to philhellenism, classicising drama, and travel writing.