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Memorial Event for Professor Helena Forsås-Scott

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Haldane Room

Wilkins Building - South Cloisters

UCL, Gower Street

London

WC1E 6BT

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A memorial event will be held at UCL on the 17th May 2016 to honour the life and work of Professor Helena Forsås-Scott.

Helena joined UCL in 1994 and retired in 2010 as Professor of Swedish and Gender Studies. She was a pioneering force in Gender Studies at UCL and a much-loved colleague, supervisor, mentor and teacher in the Department of Scandinavian Studies.

Helena’s major publications include Re-Writing the Script: Gender and Community in Elin Wägner (2009), Gender-Power-Text: Gender and Modernity in Twentieth-Century Scandinavia (2004), Swedish Women's Writing 1850-1995 (1997) and A Century of Swedish Narrative: Essays in Honour of Karin Petherick (1994).

Helena was a Director of Norvik Press and Editor of the ground-breaking translation series Lagerlöf in English.

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Haldane Room

Wilkins Building - South Cloisters

UCL, Gower Street

London

WC1E 6BT

United Kingdom

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