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Malin Lidström Brock

Senior Lecturer
Luleå University of Technology
Education, Language, and Teaching
Department of Arts, Communication and Education
+46 (0)920 493048
R318 Luleå

Since 2012, Malin Lidström Brock is Senior Lecturer at LTU, where she teaches courses in English literature and culture in the English B.A. program and various teacher training programs. She has also given courses for doctoral students in academic writing and research methods in literature. She has previously taught at Dalarna University College.


D.Phil. in English Literature (2010) from Oxford University, United Kingdom; M.St. in Research Studies in English Literature (2002), Oxford University; M.A. in Comparative Literature (Litteraturvetenskap) (2000), Göteborg University; B.A. in Comparative Literature (1994), Göteborg University; Journalism (1997), JMG, Göteborg University. 

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My primary research interests are theories of life writing with a particular focus on gender; contemporary American literature and culture; film; Modernism, especially Virginia Woolf; transculturalism; and migration literature. 

I have co-edited (with Kate McLoughlin), the anthology Tove Jansson Rediscovered (2007). A new book, Writing Feminist Lives, in which I outline auto/biographical approaches to the historicizing of the modern women's movement, will be published in 2017.  

My current research involves women in biofiction, and migration and literature.


Conference paper

Mad, Bad or (Just) Sad? (2016)

Recent Biofiction of Zelda Fitzgerald
Lidström Brock. M
Paper presented at : 13th Conference of European Society for the Study of English, Galway, Ireland, 22-26 August 2016
Conference paper

Biographical Fiction (2015)

The Case of Virginia Woolf in Manhattan
Lidström Brock. M
Part of: “Biography”, Popular Culture Association and American Culture Association National Conference, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA. April, 2015., 2015
Chapter in book

Philomena and Ireland’s Mother-and-baby Homes (2015)

Brock. M
Part of: The Leaving of Ireland
Conference paper

Virginia Woolf and Biofiction (2015)

Questions of Genre and Authorial Afterlife
Lidström Brock. M
Paper presented at : National Forum for English Studies, Luleå, 20-22 maj 2015