Agnes Broomé

Agnes Broomé

Preceptor in Scandinavian
Director of Undergraduate Studies in Scandinavian
Agnes Broomé

Office Hours:  Tuesday 9-10 and 3-4

Agnes Broomé began her studies at the University of Edinburgh, where she completed an MA in Linguistics. She then relocated to London where she earned an MA in Comparative Literature at UCL and studied Classics at King’s College, before returning to UCL for doctoral studies in the Department of Scandinavian Studies. She received her PhD in Translation Studies from UCL in 2015, with a thesis investigating the role and position of translated fiction on the British book market.

Dr Broomé’s research and teaching interests include language, in particular her native Swedish and all aspects of linguistic and cultural translation, publishing practices, processes of intermedial adaptation, the history of the book, and bibliomigrancy.

Courses 2019-2020

Swedish 10a and b. Beginning Swedish Language and Literature
Swedish 20a and b. Intermediate Swedish
Scandinavian 55. One Hundred Years of Scandinavian Cinema

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Barker Center 352
p: 617-496-4158

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