Jenny Björklund is Associate Professor of Gender Studies and Comparative Literature at Uppsala University, Sweden. She is the author of a book on female poets and Swedish modernism (2004) and a book on lesbianism in Swedish literature (2014), and has published several articles on lesbianism in Scandinavian literature and Scandinavian modernism. She also serves as co-editor of lambda nordica, a Nordic journal for LGBTQ studies.Ursula Lindqvist is Assistant Professor of Scandinavian Studies at Gustavus Adolphus College in St. Peter, Minnesota, USA. She is the author of Roy Andersson’s “Songs from the Second Floor”: Contemplating the Art of Existence (2016), and is co-editor, with Mette Hjort, of A Companion to Nordic Cinema (2016). Her scholarly articles have appeared in PMLA, Modernism/Modernity, Space and Culture, and African and Black Diaspora, among other journals.