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Anders Engberg-Pedersen

Department for the Study of Culture

Phone: 65504037 / cell: 53440771

Research areas
War and Literature
War and Aesthetics
War and the History of Knowledge
War and Cartography
War and Media


Funded projects
PI: War and Aesthetics (Carlsberg Foundation – 2016-2021)
PI: The Aesthetics of Late Modern War (Velux Foundations – 2017-2022)


Selected publications
Empire of Chance: The Napoleonic Wars and the Disorder of Things, Cambridge, MA: HUP, 2015 
“Technologies of Experience: Harun Farocki’s ‘Serious Games’ and Military Aesthetics” in Boundary 2, (Fall 2017) 44:4, p. 155-178

“Cartographies of War: Stars Charts, Topographical Sketches, War Games” in Literature and Cartography. Theories, Histories, Genres, ed. Anders Engberg-Pedersen, Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, p. 411-441, 2017

“Covid-19 and War as Metaphor” in Boundary 2 Online, April 22, 2020, metaphor/