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Raoul Johannes Granqvist

Raoul Johannes Granqvist, Swedish English literature educator, writer. Deputy board Amnesty International, Sweden, 1978-1982.

Background

  • Granqvist, Raoul Johannes was born on January 11, 1940 in Karleby, Finland. Arrived in Sweden, 1967.

  • Education

    • Master of Arts, Åbo Academy, Finland, 1966. Doctor of Philosophy, Uppsala University, Sweden, 1975.

    Career

    • Lecturer Haparanda Grammar School, Sweden, 1967-1976. Assistant professor Luleå University, Sweden, 1976-1981. Associate professor English literature Umeå University, Sweden, 1981-1997.

      Professor department communications studies Linkoping University, Sweden, 1997-1998. Professor England literature Umeå University, Sweden, since 1998.

    Membership

    Deputy board Amnesty International, Sweden, 1978-1982.

    Connections

    • Son of Duvald J. and Karin V. (Wentus) G. Divorced 1982; children: Johanna, Tina.
    • father: Duvald J. Granqvist
    • mother: Karin V. (Wentus) Granqvist
    • children: Johanna Granqvist
    • Tina Granqvist
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    Born January 11, 1940
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    • 1966
      Åbo Academy
    • 1975
      Uppsala University
    • 1967 - 1976
      Lecturer, Haparanda Grammar School
      Sweden
    • 1976 - 1981
      assistant, professor Lule+N University
      Sweden
    • 1981 - 1997
      associate, professor English literature Ume+N University
      Sweden
    • 1997 - 1998
      professor, department communications studies Linkoping University
      Sweden
    • 1998
      professor, England literature Ume+N University
      Sweden