is Associate Professor at the Department for Aesthetics and Communication at Aarhus University in Denmark. He has co-edited the anthologies Why Study Literature?
(2011) and Strange Voices in Narrative Fiction
(2011). Iversen is the author and co-author of articles and books on subjects such as narrative rhetoric, unnatural narratives, early modernism, narrative rhetoric, and the literature of testimony. With Henrik Skov Nielsen he edits the series “Modern Literary Theory” (“Moderne litteraturteori”), and he hosts and leads the Ph.D.-summer school Summer course in Narrative Studies (www.sins.au.dk
) held annually in Denmark. His current research project focuses on interacting narratives in political rhetoric.