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Lene M Johannessen

Professor
  • E-mailLene.Johannessen@uib.no
  • Phone+47 55 58 23 99
  • Visitor Address
    HF-bygget, Sydnesplassen 7
    Room 
    249
  • Postal Address
    Postboks 7805
    5020 Bergen
Books
  • Johannessen, Lene M. 2011. Cambridge History of Postcolonial Literature [b. 2]. Cambridge University Press. 742 pages. ISBN: 978-1-107-00703-1.
  • Johannessen, Lene M. 2011. Horizons of enchantment : essays in the American imaginary. University Press of New England. 166 pages. ISBN: 978-1-58465-999-0.
  • Johannessen, Lene M; Sillars, Stuart; Dipio, Dominica. 2009. Performing Change: Identity, Ownership and Tradition in Ugandan Oral Culture. Novus Forlag. 230 pages. ISBN: 978-82-7099-552-3.
  • Johannessen, Lene M. 2008. Threshold Time: Passage of Crisis in Chicano Literature. Rodopi. 204 pages. ISBN: 978-90-420-2332-1.
  • Johannessen, Lene M; Sillars, Stuart John; Dipio, Dominica. 2008. Performing Community. Novus Forlag. 275 pages. ISBN: 9788270994991.
  • Johannessen, Lene M; Cahill, Kevin M. 2007. Considering Class: Essays on the Discourse of the American Dream. LIT Verlag. 224 pages. ISBN: 978-3-8258-0259-2.
  • Rønning, Anne Holden; Johannessen, Lene M. 2007. Readings of the Particular: The Postcolonial in the Postnational. Rodopi. 262 pages. ISBN: 978-90-420-2163-1.
  • Grønstad, Asbjørn; Johannessen, Lene M. 2005. To Become the Self One Is: A Critical Companion to Drude Krog Janson's A Saloonkeeper's Daughter. Nova Science Publishers, Inc.. 210 pages. ISBN: 82-7099-405-7.
Journal articles
  • Johannessen, Lene M. 2009. "American Literary Scholarship in Languages other than English: Norwegian Contributions 2007". American Literary Scholarship. 1: 513--519.
  • Johannessen, Lene M. 2008. Amerikas Historier: på Langs. Replikk. 26. 16-23.
  • Johannessen, Lene M; BJerre, Thomas; Kella, Liz; Nyman, Jopi. 2008. "Nordic Contributions to American Literary Scholarship". American Literary Scholarship. 1: 524-543.
  • Johannessen, Lene M; Kella, Liz. 2008. American Literary Scholarship: Scandinavian Contributions". American Literary Scholarship. 2006. 521-538.
  • Johannessen, Lene M. 2007. "Scholarship in Languages Other Than English, 2005". American Literary Scholarship. 511-520.
  • Johannessen, Lene M. 2006. Some American Studies. Estragon.
  • Johannessen, Lene M. 2005. Norwegian Contributions to American literary scholarship, in "Scandinavian Contributions 2003". American Literary Scholarship. 558-564.
  • Johannessen, Lene M. 2005. The Lonely Figure: Memory of Exile in Ana Menéndez' In Cuba I was a German Shepherd. Journal of Postcolonial Writing. 41: 54-68.
  • Johannessen, Lene M. 2004. "The insincere embrace" - Canons and the market. American Studies in Scandinavia. 36: 77-92.
  • Johannessen, Lene M. 2002. Grenseland i meksikansk-amerikansk litteratur. www.viten.com.
  • Johannessen, Lene M. 1998. Rethinking Our Cultures of Scholarship. American Studies in the Nordic Countries. Uppsala North American studies reports.
Reports and theses
  • Johannessen, Lene M. 2002. The Passage of Crisis: Threshold Time in Chicano LIterature. 201 pages.
Book sections
  • Moi, Ruben; Johannessen, Lene M. 2017. Imaginary. Chapter 2, pages 50-68. In:
    • Schimanski, Johan Henrik; Wolfe, Stephen. 2017. Border Aesthetics: Concepts and Intersections. Berghahn Books. 179 pages. ISBN: 9781785334641.
  • Johannessen, Lene M. 2013. Russia's Californio Romance: The other Shores of Whitman's Pacific. kapittel 6, pages 107-126. In:
    • Bieger, Laura; Saldivar, Ramon; Voelz, Johannes. 2013. The Imaginary and Its Worlds: American Studies after the Transnational Turn. Dartmouth College Press, UPNE. 201 pages. ISBN: 978-1-61168-418-6.
  • Johannessen, Lene M. 2013. "Folklore and Cultural Memory: Promises and Pitfalls". Introduction, pages xi-xxii. In:
    • Sillars, Stuart; Dipio, Dominica. 2013. Performing Wisdom: Proverbial Lore in Modern Ugangan Society. Rodopi. 392 pages. ISBN: 978-90-420-3811-0.
  • Johannessen, Lene M. 2008. The Trails of 'Stories-so-Far:' Okot p´Bitek and Rodolfo Gonzales. chapter 10, pages 213-234. In:
    • Johannessen, Lene M; Sillars, Stuart John; Dipio, Dominica. 2008. Performing Community. Novus Forlag. 275 pages. ISBN: 9788270994991.
  • Johannessen, Lene M. 2007. De-Symbolization and the Cultural Act. kapittel, pages 163-176. In:
    • Schimanski, Johan; Wolfe, Stephen. 2007. Border poetics de-limited. Wehrhahn Verlag. 255 pages. ISBN: 9783865250308.
  • Johannessen, Lene M; Cahill, Kevin M. 2007. Introduction. forord. In:
    • Johannessen, Lene M; Cahill, Kevin M. 2007. Considering Class: Essays on the Discourse of the American Dream. LIT Verlag. 224 pages. ISBN: 978-3-8258-0259-2.
  • Johannessen, Lene M; Holden Rønning, Anne. 2007. "Introduction". Introduction, pages viii-xiv. In:
    • Rønning, Anne Holden; Johannessen, Lene M. 2007. Readings of the Particular: The Postcolonial in the Postnational. Rodopi. 262 pages. ISBN: 978-90-420-2163-1.
  • Johannessen, Lene M. 2006. "Remembering America". essay, pages 123-136. In:
    • Armstrong, Charles Ivan; Hestetun, Øyunn. 2006. Postcolonial Dislocations: Travel, History, and the Ironies of Narrative. Novus Forlag. 246 pages. ISBN: 978-82-7099-430-4.
  • Johannessen, Lene M. 2005. The Anatomy of Exile: David Malouf's An Imaginary Life and Anita Desai's Baumgartner's Bombay. essay, pages 381-397. In:
    • Ahrens, Rüdiger; Herrera-Sobek, María; Ikas, Karin; Lomelí, Francisco A. 2005. Violence and Transgression in World Minority Literatures. Universitätsverlag Winter. 452 pages. ISBN: 3-8253-5094-0.
  • Johannessen, Lene M. 2004. amerikanske forfattere. forfatternavn, pages . In:
    • Forsgren, Arne. 2004. Det store norske leksikon.
  • Johannessen, Lene M. 2001. The Appropriat(ed) Protagonist in Américo Paredes' George Washington Gómez. In:
    • Lothe, Jacob; Holden Rønning, Anne; Young, Peter. 2001. Identities and Masks: Colonial and Postcolonial Studies. Cappelen Damm Høyskoleforlaget. ISBN: 82-7634-294-9.
  • Johannessen, Lene M. 2000. The Squatter and the Don, Carry Me Like Water, and Under the Feet of Jesus: Readings of Crisis and Reconcilliation. In:
    • Lomelí, Francisco A.; Ikas, Karin. 2000. U.S. Latino Literatures and Cultures:Transnational Perspectives. ISBN: 3-8253-1065-5.
  • Johannessen, Lene M. 2000. "The Meaning of Place in Helena María Viramontes' Under the Feet of Jesus.". In:
    • Fischer-Hornung, Dorothhea; Raphael-Hernandez, Heike. 2000. Holding their Own: Perspectives on Multi-Ethnic Literatures of the United States. ISBN: 3-86057-739-5.

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