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Henrik Blicher

Henrik Blicher

Associate Professor

Primary fields of research

  • Early modern literary history.
  • Danish author Jens Baggesen (1764-1826). Scholarly edition of his travelogue The Labyrinth vol. 1-2, 1792-93 (published 2016).
  • Nordic baroque literature.
  • Romanticism in Denmark and elsewhere.
  • Danish-German poet Schack von Staffeldt (1769-1826). Scholarly edition 2001.  
  • Rhetoric as a literary, i.e. mainly compositional device.
  • Allegorical forms.
  • Paratextual matters.


Current research

Teaching and supervision

  • Literary history 1500-1900.
  • Stylistics.
  • Literary historiography.
  • Rhetoric.
  • Book history and philology

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