Birgit Kleist Pedersen

Short Description

Associate Professor Birgit Kleist Pedersen works at the Department of Greenlandic Language & Literature and is the head of department of Language, Literature & Media at Ilisimatusarfik/ University of Greenland in Nuuk.

Areas of Research

  • Contemporary Greenlandic literature from different theoretical approaches
  • Oral tradition
  • Media subjects (movies, art, cyberspace etc.)
  • Arctic indigenous Theatre
  • Culture Studies


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POEM Uni Hamburg

Concepts, strategies and media infrastructures for envisioning socially inclusive potential futures of European Societies through culture.

This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under the Marie Skłodowska-Curie grant agreement No. 764859.