IGEL North

Northern_lights_on_Kvaløya_2012-01-23aIn the spirit of IGEL, IGEL North is particularly concerned with issues of literacy and reader response, media psychology, and the social value of literary reading.

Past and ongoing research projects of IGEL North members investigate, among other things, the impact of digitization on reader response, the mental health benefits of literary reading, or the preconditions for meaningful literary experience in educational settings.

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