Prof. Eric Peter SANDBERG

Visiting address
Phone: +852 34428862

Author IDs

Willing to take PhD students: yes
Willing to talk to media: yes


Eric Sandberg completed his PhD at the University of Edinburgh, and is currently an Associate Professor at City University of Hong Kong. He also holds a Docentship at the University of Oulu, Finland. His research interests range from modernism to the contemporary novel, with a particular interest in the borderlands between literary and popular fiction. His monograph on Virginia Woolf appeared in 2014, and he published a companion to the work of Dorothy L. Sayers in 2021. He co-edited Adaptation, Awards Culture, and the Value of Prestige in 2017, and edited 100 Greatest Literary Detectives in 2018. He has published essays in numerous edited collections, and in journals including Ariel, The Cambridge Quarterly, the Journal of Modern Literature, Critique, and Neohelicon.

Research Interests/Areas

English Literature, World Literatures, Genre fiction, Crime fiction, the novel