Charlotta Palmstierna Einarsson

Universitetslektor|Senior Lecturer

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Articles in journals

Einarsson, C. P. (2019). Emancipatory Aesthetics in Beckett's Theatre of Affect. Samuel Beckett Today/Aujourd'hui, vol. 31: 2, pp. 295-306.  

Palmstierna Einarsson, C. (2014). ‘You look behind you as you could not then’: : Embodied Cognition and Linguistic Confusion in Beckett’s “Heard in the Dark I”. Nordic Journal of English Studies, vol. 13: 2, pp. 168-183.

Palmstierna Einarsson, C. (2011). Beckett and abstraction. Sophia Philosophical Review, Special Issue Beckett/Philosophy, vol. 5: 1, pp. 251-264.

Articles, book reviews

Palmstierna Einarsson, C. (2017). Beckett's Waiting for Godot, directed by Pontus Stenshäll. Journal of Beckett Studies, vol. 26: 1, pp. 158-163.  

Palmstierna Einarsson, C. (2015). Catherine Laws, Headaches Among the Overtones: Music in Beckett/Beckett in Music : Amsterdam: Rodopi, 2013. Journal of Beckett Studies, vol. 24: 2, pp. 290-294.  


Palmstierna Einarsson, C. (2024). Beckett's Drama : Mis-Movements and the Aesthetics of Gesture. Stuttgart : Ibidem-Verlag (Samuel Beckett in Company 9).

Palmstierna Einarsson, C. (2017). A theatre of affect : the corporeal turn in Samuel Beckett's drama. Stuttgart : Ibidem-Verlag (Samuel Beckett in Company 3).

Chapters in books

Palmstierna Einarsson, C. (2021). Beckett in Sweden Then and Now : (Re)Translating Waiting for Godot. In Translating Samuel Beckett around the World. Cham : Springer Nature (New Interpretations of Beckett in the Twenty-First Century). pp. 19-40.  

Palmstierna Einarsson, C. (2020). Unformed and untranslatable : The global applicability of Beckett’s theatre of affect. In Samuel Beckett as World Literature. London : Bloomsbury Academic. pp. 59-70.  

Palmstierna Einarsson, C. (2009). Movement as text, text as movement : the choreographic writing of Samuel Beckett. In Liminal borderlands in Irish literature and culture. Oxford : Peter Lang Publishing Group (Reimagining Ireland). pp. 87-102.

Palmstierna Einarsson, C. (2009). The significance of mis-movements in Samuel Beckett's Endgame. In Lectures de Endgame, Fin de partie de Samuel Beckett. Rennes : Presses Universitaires de Rennes (Collection Didact anglais). pp. 105-122.

Palmstierna Einarsson, C. (2008). Voice as self/not self in two of Beckett's short plays. In Beckett : écrans de silence = Beckett : screens of silence. Compostela Group of Universities (European issues). pp. 145-153.

Conference papers

Palmstierna Einarsson, C. (2021). 'A Community of Speakers –– Embodied Interaction, Attunement and the Ethics of Interpretation'. In ETHER – Ethics and Aesthetics for Encountering the Other : ETHER (Ethics and Aesthetics of Encountering the Other), an international AHRC research network, is a research partnership of the University of Leeds, the University of Stirling, Opera North, and Leeds Museums and Galleries..

Palmstierna Einarsson, C. (2019). Modernism and Kinaesthesia : The Use of the Body in Modernist Art. Paper presented at the The Uses of Aesthetics, Karlstads Universitet, 12-14 september 2019

Palmstierna Einarsson, C. & Dellming, E. (2019). On the uses of literature, or, why would anyone want a degree in literature. Paper presented at the English in Transformation, The Swedish Society for the Study of English, 10-12 april 2019, Malmö

Palmstierna Einarsson, C. & Dellming, E. (2019). Teaching literature takes time : how the slow study of literature can be epistemically rewarding. In LDN2019 : Litteraturstudiers samhällsrelevans.. pp. 38--38.

Palmstierna Einarsson, C. (2017). Drama as Desacralized Ritual : The Case of Waiting for Godot. Paper presented at the GASC2017, Generative Anthropology Society Conference, 8-10 juni 2017, Stockholms Universitet

Palmstierna Einarsson, C. & Dellming, E. (2017). Experiencing Literature : Towards A Third Space. Paper presented at the Litteraturstudiers betydelse för språkutbildning: litteraturdidaktiska perspektiv för ungdomsskola och högskola, 6-7 oktober 2017, Jönköping

Palmstierna Einarsson, C. & Dellming, E. (2017). Rethinking the Role of The Teacher and the Purpose of Studying Literature. Paper presented at the English across borders: Celebrating the diversity of the English language,27-28 april 2017, Jönköping, National Forum for English Studies

Palmstierna Einarsson, C. (2016). Beckett in Sweden : Waiting for Godot (1990–2015). Paper presented at the Presenting the Theatrical Past, IFTR 2016, Samuel Beckett Working Group, International Federation for Theatre Research, June 13-17 2016, Stockholm University

Palmstierna Einarsson, C. (2014). “Concealment is vulgar” : Isadora Duncan’s unveiling of the body. Paper presented at the Objects of Modernity, Birmingham University, 23–24 June, 2014.

Doctoral theses

Palmstierna Einarsson, C. (2012). Mis-Movements : The Aesthetics of Gesture in Samuel Beckett's Drama. Dis. Stockholm : Department of English, Stockholm University, 2012

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