University of Helsinki
Kai Mikkonen is Associate Professor of Comparative Literature at the University of Helsinki. His current research and teaching interests include travel writing, graphic novels, and narrative theory. He is the author of Kuva ja sana (Image and Word; Gaudeamus, 2005); The Plot Machine: the French Novel and the Bachelor Machines in the Electric Years 1880--1914 (Rodopi, 2001) and The Writer’s Metamorphosis: Tropes of Literary Reflection and Revision (Tampere University Press, 1997) as well as of articles in periodicals such as Style, Narrative, Word & Image, Marvels & Tales, and European Review.
Essays in Partial Answers
Presenting Minds in Graphic Narratives
Volume 6, Number 2, May 2008
Narrative as a Way of Thinking