Ingrid Elam is a Swedish writer and critic. She holds a PhD in Comparative literature since 1985. Between 1989 and 2000 she was the cultural editor of the Swedish newspapers iDAG, Göteborgs-Posten and Dagens Nyheter. 2003-2012 she was employed at Malmö University, where, among other positions, she acted as the Dean of The School of Art and Communication.
Official welcome to Sweden, and introduction to the conference by Ingrid Elam that was delivered on 2017-11-15 during the 2017 PARSE Conference on EXCLUSION.