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Eva Jørholt

Eva Jørholt, Associate Professor, PhD

University of Copenhagen


Eva Jørholt is Associate Professor of Film Studies at the University of Copenhagen. She holds an MA in French Studies and a PhD in Film Studies, both from the University of Copenhagen. Her research interests encompass African cinema and films on and/or by Europeans with an immigrant background, particularly in a French context.



Three relevant publications

“White Paranoia: Michael Haneke’s Hidden watched through the combined prisms of Alain Robbe-Grillet, Jean-Paul Sartre and Pier Paolo Pasolini” (2016, in review).

‘To Remember in Order to be Able to Forget: Rachid Bouchareb’s Outside the Law and the construction of a new, inclusive French national identity”, in: Studies in European Cinema, Vol. 13, no. 1, 2016, pp. 50—63.

‘Taking the Strangeness out of Strangers: Cinematic strategies for emphasising sameness over difference in multicultural Europe”, in: The Culture of Migration: Politics, Aesthetics and Histories, eds. Anne Ring Petersen, Moritz Schramm and Sten Pultz Moslund, London: I.B. Tauris 2015, pp. 171—88.