Dennis Meyhoff Brink

Dennis Meyhoff Brink


Primary fields of research

I examen the ways in which modern satirical artworks have reacted to different kinds of censorship from the beginning of the 19th century until today. I primarily investigate visual artworks and literature from Europe and the US.    

In my previous research, I have investiagaed the history of religious satire in Europe and different representations of affects and atmospheres in literature. 

I am director the CEMES research group European Cultures of Laughter and member of the research cluster Doing Cultural History.



I have given a number of courses in literary and cultural history and theory for both BA and MA students. The latest course titles are: 

  • Cultural Policy (2022)
  • Art and Culture Research (2022)
  • Literary History I (2022)
  • Cultural theory and analysis II (2022)
  • Text-Context (2019)
  • Text-Context (2018)
  • Text-Context (2017)
  • Literary History II (2017)
  • Literary History I (2017)
  • Text-Context (2016)
  • Literary History II (2016)
  • Literary History I (2016)
  • Literary History I (2015)
  • Literary Analysis and Theory II (2015)
  • The History of Modern Culture II (2015)
  • The History of Modern Culture I (2014)
  • Critical Theory and Hermeneutics of Suspicion (2014)
  • Religious and Social Satire in the 18th Century (2014)
  • The History of Modern Culture I (2013)
  • Dante and the Medieval World Picture (2013)


Selected activities

  1. Kurator på "Den censurerede udstilling om censur" på museet Storm

    Brink, Dennis Meyhoff (Participant)

    17 Nov 202320 Oct 2024

    Activity: Other activity typesOther

  2. Kurator på udstillingen: "Løgn og Latin: Spot, spe og religionssatire 1500-1900"

    Brink, Dennis Meyhoff (Advisor)

    28 Feb 201431 Aug 2014

    Activity: Consultancy typesConsultancy

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