Curriculum Vitae

Lisbeth Klastrup, b. 1970

Organisational experience
Work experience


Cand.mag (Candidatus Magistrus) in Comparative Literature
University of Copenhagen, Denmark (1995-1999)

Cand.mag-dissertation: Text, Spaces, Labyrinth: proposition for an analytic model for the study of hyperstructural narratives of fiction
Studies include an interdisciplinary 24-week course on Mass Communication (aka Læreanstalternes Fælles Formidlingskursus), which were completed with a group project on Communication and Design on The World Wide Web (spring 1996)

Master of Arts in Image Studies with Distinction
University of Kent at Canterbury (1996-1997)

Graduated November 28th, 1997
MA-dissertation: Hyperizons: a study of interactive reading and readerhip in hyperfiction theory and practice, with an outlook to hyperfictions' future inspired by the reading of 'Sophie's World' and 'The Pandora Directive'
Courses taken: Multimedia: theory and practice; Film and Narrative; Imaging Community; The Politics of Theory

Bachelor of Arts in Comparative Literature with Media Studies
University of Copenhagen, Denmark (1991-1995)


Journalism I & II (AOF, Copenhagen, 1992-1993,)
Photography and visual communication (6½ months, Vrå Folkehøjskole, 1988-1989)

Organisational experience

Planning and organising a one-day seminar on essay-writing at the Department of Comparative Literature (November 1998)

Planning and co-managing of a conference on 'The Future of Literary Studies' (September 1996)

I have been a students' representative in The Staff-Student Committee, Department of Comparative Literature (1995-1996), The Faculty of Arts and Letters Educational Board (1995-1996) and the Board of the Department of Comparative Literature (1992-1993).

Secretary of the Students Governing body for the hall of residence 'Kollegiegaarden'(1992-1995)

Work experience

Administrative secretary of the summer 1999 exams, Department of Comparative Literature, University of Copenhagen (July 1999)

Representative of the Faculty of Humanities at Career Advisory Meetings (aka STORM)
held at the Danish GSE-level schools (October - December 1998)

Students Adviser at the University of Copenhagen (1996 and September 1997 to November 1998)

Assistant/Temp for The Head of Administration, Department of Comparative Literature, University of Copenhagen, (1995-1996)

Tutoring of first-year students (1993-1994)

Various part-time jobs, including: Assistant to disabled couple (1997-1998), private tuition, home care (hjemmehjælp), sales assistant in department store, 14 months as full-time nursery assistant (1990-1991), usher in a cinema and a number of versatile cleaning jobs (1985-1996).