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Lisa Åkervall

SENIOR LECTURER

Aesthetics
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Visiting address
Vera sandbergs allé 8
41133 Göteborg
Postal address
Box 200
40530 Göteborg

About Lisa Åkervall

Lisa Åkervall is a Senior Lecturer in Culture, Aesthetics and Media with a specialism in Aesthetic Theory at the University of Gothenburg. From 2015-2017 she was an Assistant Professor of Film Studies with a Specialism in Digital Theory and Practice at Trinity College Dublin. In Fall 2016, she was a Visiting Assistant Professor in the Film and Media Studies Program at Yale University. From 2014-2015 she was a postdoctoral research fellow in the "Media and Mimesis" research center at Bauhaus-University Weimar. Her current research balances an attention to questions of cinematic affect and film experience with a strong concern for emerging questions in digital media ecology, digital sound studies, postcinematic aesthetics, affect theory, and the cultural techniques of neoliberalism.