Pablo Valdivia

Professor and Chair European Culture and Literature

Rijksuniversiteit Groningen
Faculty of Arts
Netherlands Research School for Literary Studies

Culturele en creatieve sector
Aanpassen in tijden van crisis


  • Cultural Narratives
  • Crisis
  • Renewal
  • Conceptual Metaphors
  • Technology

Expert Statement

His research deals primarily with the “Humanities” and “Technology”, and the notions of “Culture and Crisis” from an interdisciplinary transnational perspective. The relation between “Exile and Literature” and “Literary Interculturality” are some of his main research focus as well. He is an expert on “Cultural Narratives” and “Conceptual Metaphors”. He carries multidisciplinary research with special emphasis in the fields of Applied Sciences, Social Sciences, Cultural Industries and Cognitive Sciences.  

Voorbeeld van relevante publicatie

Valdivia, P. (2019). Narrating crises and populism in Southern Europe: Regimes of metaphor. Journal of European Studies, 49(3–4), 282–301.

Pablo Valdivia (2017) Literature, crisis, and Spanish rural space in the context of the 2008 financial recession, Romance Quarterly, 64:4, 163-171, DOI: 10.1080/08831157.2017.1356135