University of Bergen, Norway

Gisle Selnes is a professor of Comparative Literature at the University of Bergen, Norway. A vocal participant in the recent public debate on the imprisonment of Julian Assange, Selnes has published on Michael Haneke, Jorge Louis Borges, and Jacques Lacan, among others. He describes himself as a “Classical Modernist, Academic Communist, formal essayist, techno-pessimist, grammar Fascist, and converted Satanist.”

Gisle has participated with this talk:
  • Job’s Modernity; or Ereignis & Repetition: a Lacanian re-view, with discontinual reference to the Assange case at Kierkegaard: Acts of philosophy - the Second Ereignis Conference (2022)