Sofia Warkander

Sofia Nilsson Warkander


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Works at Department of Culture and Aesthetics
Telephone 08-674 70 05
Visiting address Frescativägen 26
Room A 404
Postal address Institutionen för kultur och estetik 106 91 Stockholm

About me

17th century prose and drama, with particular focus on Madame de Villedieu and Madame de Lafayette. Literary representations of passionate love, and the constructive and destructive workings of passionate love in regards to the (moral) development of the individual in the Early Modern period. The role of feelings in interplay with the exertion of absolute monarchic power.

Different understandings of virtue in relation to the changing role of the aristocracy. Conduct manuals. History of Emotions and Affect Theory.

Last updated: October 25, 2019

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