Editorial Team

Editorial Board

Prof. Dr. Clare Brant, King's College London, United Kingdom. Interests: life writing from 18C to the present; creative writing; visual and material culture
Dr. Hab. Teresa Brus, Wrocław University, Poland. Interests: visual culture, modernism, interactions of photography and life writing forms, portraying practices, identity theories, the essay, and the fragment
Dr. Rob Gallagher, King's College London, United Kingdom. Interests: online life writing, interactive auto/biographies, digital culture, queer aesthetics
Prof. Dr. Isabel Duran Gimenez-Rico, Universidad Complutense Madrid, Spain. Interests: autobiography studies, medical humanities and life-writing, American etnhic autobiography, gender and life-writing, aging studies
Prof. Dr. Franziska Gygax, University of Basel, Switzerland. Interests: gender studies, modernism, autobiography studies, autopathographies and medical humanities
Dr. Tobias Heinrich, University of Kent, United Kingdom
Dr. Dennis Kersten, Radboud University Nijmegen, Netherlands. Interests: literary biography, fictionalisation, biofiction, authors' lives, rock star memoir and (meta)modernism.
Dr. Leena Kurvet-Käosaar, University of Tartu, Estonia; Estonian Literary Museum, Tartu, Estonia
Dr. Julia Lajta-Novak, University of Salzburg, Austria. Interests: biographical fiction, biopics, autobiography and performance, gender studies
Dr. Petra van Langen, the Netherlands. Interests: music history, biography, gender studies, catholic music culture and the history of scholarship, in particular musicology 
Dr. Maarit Leskelä-Kärki, University of Turku, Finland
Dr. Ioana Luca, National Taiwan Normal University, Taiwan. Interests: American literature 20th and 21st century, US ethnic literature and autobiography, graphic narratives, exiles’ life writing, memory studies, postsocialism & life writing
Dr. Christian Moser, Universität Bonn, Germany. Interests: European literatures and their interaction, 17th to 21st centuries; autobiography and the (media)history of subjectivity, antiquity to the present; literature and globalization, literature and anthropology, Heinrich von Kleist in the European context
Prof. Dr. Kirsti Niskanen, Stockholm University, Sweden
Dr. Anneke Ribberink, VU University Amsterdam, the Netherlands. Interests: political and gender history, auto/biography in western and northern European countries
Dr. Rebecca Roach, University of Birmingham, United Kingdom
Dr. Meritxell Simon-Martin, University of Roehampton, United Kingdom. Interests: letters/epistolarity, diaries, auto/biography theory, gender studies, cultural studies
Dr. Monica Soeting, the Netherlands. Interests: biography, autobiography, diaries and other ego-documents, historiography, gender studies
Dr. Regine Strätling, Universität Bonn, Germany
Prof. Dr. Melanie Unseld, University for Music and the Performing Arts, Vienna, Austria. Interests: biography, autobiography and ego-documents, music/music history, historiography, gender studies
Dr. Zoltán Z. Varga, Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Hungary. Interests: theories of autobiographical genres, auto-fiction, historical representation and life writing, East-Central European life writing, French literature and autobiography
Dr. Leonieke Vermeer, University of Groningen, Netherlands. Interests: life writing, especially on diaries in relation to the history of the body, health and illness in the ‘long nineteenth century’
Dr. Marco de Waard, Amsterdam University College, University of Amsterdam, the Netherlands. Interests: literary and cultural theory, cultural memory studies, modern intellectual history, the history of subjectivity
Prof. Dr. Jobst Welge, Leipzig University, Germany. Interests: intersections between auto-/bio-fiction and the novel, modernist auto/biographies, Spanish, Portuguese, Italian, French literatures, Latin American literature

Advisory Board

Prof. Dr. Alfred Hornung, University of Mainz, Germany
Prof. Dr. Lisbeth Larsson, University of Gothenburg, Sweden
Prof. Dr. Susan Legêne, VU University Amsterdam, Netherlands
Prof. Dr. Philippe Lejeune, L'Association pour l'autobiographie et le Patrimoine Autobiographique, France