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John-Wilhelm Flattun

Academic Librarian, Subject Specialist for English, Art History and Theatre Studies
  • Late medieval art
  • Rhetoric and propaganda
  • Art and propaganda
  • Art and power
  • King Arthur studies
  • Dragons
  • Early Modern Drama
  • Law and literature
  • Digital humanities
  • Medieval art and literature
  • English Medieval and Renaissance literature
  • Metaphor and allegory studies
  • Comparative literature
  • Information literacy

Ongoing research project

Power of Art and Memory: Propaganda and Mythmaking in early Tudor Hero Iconography

  • Advanced 
  • Use of digital archives in research
  • Social media for research purposes
  • Digital archives and resources for literary studies
  • Digital archieves and resources for history of art studies
Academic article
  • Show author(s) 2021. The Kings’ Lines and Lies: Genealogical Rolls in Mythmaking and Political Rhetoric in the Reign of Henry VII. Konsthistorisk tidskrift.
  • Show author(s) 2021. Angel and Sovereign: Henry VII’s Royal Coins and Relics of Power. Royal Studies Journal.
  • Show author(s) 2016. A Note on Backswords in Thomas Middleton. Notes and Queries. 533-533.
  • Show author(s) 2011. Thomas Middleton’s Legal Duel: A Cognitive Approach. Early Modern Culture Online. 43-54.
  • Show author(s) 2007. Fuseli's Bottom and The 'Barberini Faun'. Notes and Queries. 283-285.
  • Show author(s) 2012. Én ph.d.‐grad for fremtidens behov?Kunnskap, ferdigheter, generell kompetanseInnstilling fra en arbeidsgruppe oppnevnt av UHRs styre i samarbeid med Forskningsutvalget. .
  • Show author(s) 2021. EndNote i PhD-undervisningen – fra mål til middel.
  • Show author(s) 2019. Hva er middelalderkilder og hvor finner vi dem?
  • Show author(s) 2018. Universitetsbiblioteket: levende bibliotek og viktig ressurs.
  • Show author(s) 2018. Shut-Up-and-Write skriveverksted for stipendiater.
  • Show author(s) 2018. Mythmaking, Memory and Identity: a reading seminar.
  • Show author(s) 2017. Integrerte kurs i akademisk skriving og informasjonskompetanse: en kritisk presentasjon.
  • Show author(s) 2016. Akademisk bootcamp ved Universitetsbiblioteket i Bergen.
Popular scientific lecture
  • Show author(s) 2011. Doktorgradskandidaters forventinger til veileder og veiledningsprosessen.
Academic lecture
  • Show author(s) 2020. Angel and Sovereign: Royal Coins and Relics of Power in Tudor Mythmaking.
  • Show author(s) 2019. The King's Dragons: Medieval Mythmaking and Propaganda in the Reign of Henry VII.
  • Show author(s) 2019. Myter, makt og sannhet: myteskaping og propaganda under Rosekrigene i England.
  • Show author(s) 2018. In chase of dragons: Warburg, collective memory and the myth of power in illuminated manuscripts.
  • Show author(s) 2018. Digital strategies for achieving a wide impact for PhD research.
  • Show author(s) 2017. The Heirs of Mulmutius: Prophecy, Myth, and Propaganda.
  • Show author(s) 2015. Hope and Nation: Recreating Myth in the time of James I.
  • Show author(s) 2015. Arthurian Myth in Shakespeare: The English Historical Narrative and Canonical Shakespeare.
  • Show author(s) 2011. Vitenskapsteoretisk Innlegg: Legal Theatricality and Juridical Language in John Webster and Thomas Middleton.
  • Show author(s) 2011. The Law Performed: Legal Theatricality in Thomas Middleton and John Webster.
  • Show author(s) 2011. The Law Embodied: Middleton's "The Old Law" and Representation of Legal Rituals.
  • Show author(s) 2011. The Dark Side of The Law: Thomas Middleton's Dark Tragicomedy "The Old Law".
  • Show author(s) 2011. Shakespeare and Digital Didactics.
  • Show author(s) 2011. Shakespeare Gone Digital: Reading and Engaging on a Virtual Stage.
  • Show author(s) 2010. The Spectacle of Passing and the Function of Dumb Shows.
  • Show author(s) 2010. The Laws of Middleton and Webster: A Cognitive Approach.
  • Show author(s) 2010. Space Blending and Metaphoric Usage in Early Modern Legal Drama.
  • Show author(s) 2010. Digital Shakespeare: The Bard on a Virtual Stage.
  • Show author(s) 2010. Changes in Legal Metaphors at the Inns of Court.
  • Show author(s) 2008. Performing the Law: Performing the Language of Law in John Webster and William Shakespeare.
Book review
  • Show author(s) 2018. Review, Luke Morgan. The Monster in the Garden: The Grotesque and the Gigantic in Renaissance Landscape Design. U Penn Press, 2016. Early Modern Culture Online.
Masters thesis
  • Show author(s) 2008. An Echo of Chaos: A Search for Order in John Webster.
Academic chapter/article/Conference paper
  • Show author(s) 2021. In Chase of Dragons: Warburg, Collective Memory and the Myth of Heroes. 20 pages.
  • Show author(s) 2018. Return to sources: the Library.

More information in national current research information system (CRIStin)

Power of Art and Memory: Propaganda and Mythmaking in early Tudor Hero Iconography (Project description and log on ResearchGate)