Keynotes and special guests
Here is a list of the conference's keynote speakers.Click on the names for more information about them and the topic of their speeches.
Eva Lindström & Lena Frölander-Ulf
Writers Eva Lindström (this year's Alma Prize winner!) And Lena Frölander-Ulf talk to senior lecturer in comparative literature Karin Nykvist (Lund university) about humor in children's and young people's literature.
Hyeon-Sook Park & Jai-Ung Hong
(Professors of the Department of Scandinavian Languages and Literature at Hankuk University of Foreign Studies, Korea)
Will give a talk on the difficulties of translating humour
(Professor at the Department of Management, Politics and Philosophy at Copenhagen Business School, Denmark)
Author of the book Humor Socialization: Why are Danes (not) as funny (as they think)? (2020)
Dennis Meyhoff Brink
Postdoc at the Department of Art and Cultural Studies, University of Copenhagen, and the Storm Museum (Denmark)
Will talk about current satirical reactions to the ban on satirizing Muhammad.