Kontturi Katja, lecturer

O 115


  • MA thesis modules
  • Staff course about blogging


  • Ph.D (contemporary culture studies, University of Jyväskylä)
  • M.A. (general literature, University of Jyväskylä)

Areas of Interest

  • Narration of comics
  • Postmodernism
  • Speculative fiction
  • Academic writing


  • The Finnish Society for Science Fiction and Fantasy Research (Finfar)
  • Researchers' Association of the Department of Music, Art and Culture Studies (MACS Researchers' Association), substitute board member.
  • Finnish Comics Society
  • Board member of Sarjakuva-Finlandia award 2014

International Cooperation

  • Nordic Network for Comics Research (NNCORE), board member
  • Scandinavian Journal of Comic Art, editor

(Select) Publications