helle.jpg

Professor Helle Porsdam
Humanities and UNESCO Chair in Cultural Rights

Helle Porsdam is a professor of American Studies at the SAXO Institute, University of Copenhagen. She holds an M.A. in English from the University of Copenhagen, a PhD in American Studies from Yale University, and a Dr. Phil. from University of Southern Denmark. She teaches American history, and her primary research interests are American culture and intellectual history, the role of law in American history and culture, American constitutionalism, and law and humanities. 
Porsdam has published widely on these topics.