University of Helsinki
Kuisma Korhonen is currently a docent of Comparative Literature and a research fellow at the University of Helsinki, Finland. He is the author of Textual Friendship: The Essay as Impossible Encounter from Plato and Montaigne to Levinas and Derrida (Humanity Books, 2006), and numerous essays, in Finnish, English, and French, on literature and philosophy. He is also the editor of Tropes for the Past: Hayden White and the History / Literature Debate (Rodopi, 2006), the guest-editor of the special issue Layers of the Past: Life, Death, Memory of the e-journal Protocols: History and Theory (7, 2008), and co-editor of Chiasmatic Encounters: Art, Ethics, Politics (Lexington Books, forthcoming).Starting with August 2008, he will be a professor of Literature at the University of Oulu, Finland.
Essays in Partial Answers
Towards a Post-Levinasian Approach to Narratives : Facing Baudelaire's "Eyes of the Poor"
Volume 6, Number 2, May 2008
Narrative as a Way of Thinking