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Annikki Irmeli Kaivola-Bregenhoj Edit Profile

classics educator

Annikki Irmeli Kaivola-Bregenhoj, Finnish classics educator. Member Finnish Literature Society (board directors since 1990), Folklore Fellows.

Background

Kaivola-Bregenhoj, Annikki Irmeli was born on February 1, 1939 in Helsinki, Finland. Daughter of Antti and Anne-Marie (Hietanen) Kaivola.

Education

Master of Arts, University Helsinki, 1969. Doctor of Philosophy, University Helsinki, 1978.

Career

Assistant folklore department University Helsinki, 1970-1974. Lecturer linguistics University Copenhagen, 1975-1981. Research fellow Academy Finland, Helsinki, 1981-1994.

Associate professor folklore University Turku, Finland, 1994-1998, professor Finland, since 1998. Visiting fellow Institute Advanced Studies Hebrew University Jerusalem, 1988-1989.

Works

  • book

  • Other Work

    • Author: The Nominations Absolutus Formula-One Syntactic-Semantic Structural Scheme of the Finnish Riddle Genre, 1978, Bondebryllup, 1983, Dromme gennem tusinde Ar, 1986, Kertomus ja kerronta, 1988, Narrative and Narrating Variation in Juno Oksanen's Storytelling, 1996, Riddles. Perspectives on the use, function and change in a folklore genre, 2001.

Membership

Member Finnish Literature Society (board directors since 1990), Folklore Fellows.

Connections

Married Carsten Bregenhoj, July 18, 1973. 1 child, Maria Matilda.

father:
Antti Kaivola

mother:
Anne-Marie (Hietanen) Kaivola

spouse:
Carsten Bregenhoj

child:
Maria Matilda Kaivola-Bregenhoj