Lena Wanggren



Dr Lena Wånggren is the Research Fellow for SWINC (Scottish Writing in the Nineteenth Century), working with the new edition of Robert Louis Stevenson's collected literary production. She holds an MSc and a PhD in English Literature from the University of Edinburgh, and a BA (Hons) in Literary Studies from Stockholm University.

Undergraduate teaching

  • Edinburgh in Fiction / Fiction in Edinburgh

Project activity

Lena recently co-edited (with Karin Sellberg and Kam Aghtan) a book on corporeality and culture, and (with Maja Milatovic) a special issue of the Journal of Feminist Scholarship on education, intersectionality and social change. She has also co-edited a special issue of Nineteenth-Century Gender Studies entitled 'Writing Bodies: Gender and Medicine in the Nineteenth Century' (July 2013), and a special issue of Somatechnics on the somatechnics of movement (Mar 2014).

As part of her work on feminist pedagogy, she co-runs Critical Pedagogies, an educational project coming out of the 2013 symposium Critical Pedagogies: Equality and Diversity in a Changing Institution.

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