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Andreas Önnerfors

Senior lecturer

Andreas Önnerfors
Senior lecturer
andreas.onnerfors@lir.gu.se
+46 31 786 2382

Room number: D308
Postal Address: Box 200, 40530 Göteborg
Visiting Address: Lundgrensgatan 1B , 41256 Göteborg


Department of Literature, History of Ideas, and Religion (More Information)
Box 200
405 30 Göteborg
www.lir.gu.se
lir@lir.gu.se
Visiting Address: Lundgrensgatan 1B , 412 56 Göteborg

About Andreas Önnerfors

The focus of my research within the History of Sciences and Ideas lies on transfer of cultures and cultural practices predominantly in European space, crossing cultural, linguistic and political boundaries between 1648-1848 (approximately between the Peace of Westphalia and the national revolutions in Europe). I am particularly interested in approaches developed by trans-national and global history.

During my research at PhD level I realized that organized social life had been overlooked as an approach towards a deeper understanding of processes of cultural transfer in early modern Europe. This applied especially to my research into Swedish-German cultural encounters during the eighteenth century. The main agents or cultural ‘carrier-groups’ in these processes, were translators, publishers, academics and merchants. In short: members of the ‘functional elites’ were engaged in a wide number of societies, academies and orders, the least researched of which was freemasonry, but also other related fraternal orders. Hence, I devoted a substantial part of my post-doctoral research to ground research in the area and have published extensively on various aspects of fraternal organizations ranging from military to gender history.

 

Latest publications

Freimaurerei als „sokratische Gesellschaft“? Die Loge als Idealtyp aufgeklärter Wissensbildung
Andreas Önnerfors
Aufgeklärte Sozietäten, Literatur und Wissenschaft in Mitteleuropa / Ed. by Breuer, Dieter and Tüskés, Gábor, Berlin/Boston, De Gruyter, Chapter in book 2019
Chapter in book

Swedish Freemasonry on St Barthémely around 1800: The Complex History of Transatlantic Fraternalism
Andreas Önnerfors
Freemasons in the Transatlantic World / ed. John S. Wade, London, Lewis, Chapter in book 2019
Chapter in book

‘Finspång’– An Execution Meme of the Swedish Radical Right Ignites the Political Discourse
Andreas Önnerfors
Tracking the Rise of the Radical Right Globally, ed. William Allchorn, Stuttgart, Ibidem, Chapter in book 2019
Chapter in book

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2019

Freimaurerei als „sokratische Gesellschaft“? Die Loge als Idealtyp aufgeklärter Wissensbildung
Andreas Önnerfors
Aufgeklärte Sozietäten, Literatur und Wissenschaft in Mitteleuropa / Ed. by Breuer, Dieter and Tüskés, Gábor, Berlin/Boston, De Gruyter, Chapter in book 2019
Chapter in book

Swedish Freemasonry on St Barthémely around 1800: The Complex History of Transatlantic Fraternalism
Andreas Önnerfors
Freemasons in the Transatlantic World / ed. John S. Wade, London, Lewis, Chapter in book 2019
Chapter in book

‘Finspång’– An Execution Meme of the Swedish Radical Right Ignites the Political Discourse
Andreas Önnerfors
Tracking the Rise of the Radical Right Globally, ed. William Allchorn, Stuttgart, Ibidem, Chapter in book 2019
Chapter in book

Showing 1 - 10 of 61

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