Roland Lysell, Swedish literary historian, educator.
Lysell, Roland was born on January 19, 1948 in Vänersborg, Sweden. Son of Elon Gerhard and Ella Helny Regina (Johansson) Lysell.
Filosofie Magister, University Lund, Sweden, 1973. Doctor of Philosophy, University Stockholm, 1983.
Assistant lecturer University Stockholm, 1979-1982, lecturer, 1985-1988, reader, university lecturer, 1993-1999, professor, since 1999. Research fellow Freie University Berlin, 1982-1985. Lecturer in Swedish University Oslo, 1989.
Research fellow University Uppsala, Sweden, 1989-1993. Critic for various theater journals. and newspapers, since 1981. Visiting professor University Vienna, Austria, 1994-1995.