Anne-Marie Mai is Professor of Nordic Literature at the Department for the Study of Culture, SDU. She is PI on the project “Uses of Literature” (The Danish National Research Foundation, 2017-2021) and has led several interdisciplinary research projects in the field of welfare research and modern literature.
Anne-Marie Mai is one of the initiators of narrative medicine at SDU. Among others, she and Peter Simonsen have published the anthology Syg Literatur (2017), used in teaching narrative medicine at SDU. Moreover, she has organised writing workshops in collaboration with The Danish Knowledge Centre for Rehabilitation and Palliative Care (REPHA) and the Alcohol Treatment Odense, and has published a number of articles within the field.