Publications and presentations

Publications

  • Kuijpers, M. M. (2018). Bibliotherapy in the age of digitization. First Monday (special issue on screen versus paper reading). doi: 5210/fm.v23i10.9429

 

  • Kuijpers, M. M., Douglas, S., & Kuiken, D. (2018). Personality Traits and Reading Habits that Predict Absorbed Narrative Fiction Reading. Psychology of Aesthetics, Creativity and the Arts.

 

  • Kuijpers, M. M. & Hakemulder, F. (2017). Understanding and appreciating literature through rereading. Discourse Processes, 55(7),619-641.

 

  • Kuijpers, M. M., & Hakemulder, F. (2017). Narrative absorption: Introduction and overview. In Hakemulder, F, Kuijpers, M. M., Tan, E. S. H., Balint, K., & Doicaru, M. M. (Eds.) Narrative Absorption (pp. 1-10). Amsterdam: John Benjamins Publishing.

 

  • Kuijpers, M. M., Hakemulder, F., Balint, K., Doicaru, M. M., & Tan, E. S. H. (2017). Towards a new understanding of absorbing reading experiences. In Hakemulder, F, Kuijpers, M. M., Tan, E. S. H., Balint, K., & Doicaru, M. M. (Eds.) Narrative Absorption (pp. 29-48). Amsterdam: John Benjamins Publishing.

 

  • Tan, E. S. H., Hakemulder, F., Balint, K., Kuijpers, M. M., & Doicaru, M. M. (2017). Into film. Does absorption in a movie’s story world pose a paradox? In Hakemulder, F, Kuijpers, M. M., Tan, E. S. H., Balint, K., & Doicaru, M. M. (Eds.) Narrative Absorption (pp. 97-118). Amsterdam: John Benjamins Publishing.

 

  • Balint, K., Doicaru, M. M., & Kuijpers, M. M. (2017). The effect of suspense structure on felt suspense and narrative absorption in literary and filmic narratives. A media comparative study. In Hakemulder, F, Kuijpers, M. M., Tan, E. S. H., Balint, K., & Doicaru, M. M. (Eds.) Narrative Absorption (pp. 177-198). Amsterdam: John Benjamins Publishing.

 

  • Kuijpers, M. M. (2017). Het lezende lichaam in de empirische literatuurwetenschap. Vooys, 35(1,2), 17-26.

 

  • Balint, K., Hakemulder, F., Kuijpers, M. M., Tan, E. S. H., & Doicaru, M. M. (2016). Reconceptualizing Foregrounding: Identifying Response Strategies to Deviation in Absorbing Narratives. Scientific Study of Literature, 6(2), 176-207.

 

  • Kuijpers, M.M. (2014). Absorbing Stories. The effects of textual devices on absorption and evaluative responses. (unpublished PhD thesis) Utrecht University.

 

  • Kuijpers, M.M., Hakemulder, F, Doicaru, M, Tan, E. (2014). Exploring absorbing reading experiences: Developing and validating a self-report scale to measure story world absorption. Scientific Study of Literature, 4 (1), pp. 89-122.

 

  • Kuijpers, M.M. & Miall, D.S. (2011). Bodily Involvement in Literary Reading: An Experimental Study of Readers’ Bodily Experiences during Reading. In F. Hakemulder (Eds.), De Stralende Lezer. Wetenschappelijk Onderzoek naar de Invloed van het Lezen (pp. 160-174). Delft: Eburon.

 

Presentations                            

  • Kuijpers, M.M. (October 2018). Combining Eye tracking and digital stylistics to study absorbed reading, Colloquium Digital Humanities Lab, Basel.

 

  • Rebora, S.,  Kuijpers, M.M., & Lendvai, P. (July 2018). Mining Goodreads: A Text Similarity Based Method to Measure Reader Absorption. International Society for the Empirical Study of Literature Conference (IGEL), Stavanger.

 

  • Kuijpers, M.M., & Wallot, S. (July 2018). Finding the eye movement signature of absorbed literary reading, International Society for the Empirical Study of Literature Conference (IGEL), Stavanger.

 

  • Kuijpers, M.M. (July 2018). Eye movement correlates of absorbed narrative reading, Center for Cognitive Science Colloquium, Freiburg.

 

  • Kuijpers, M.M., & Hakemulder, F. (October 2017). Rereading and literariness. International Society for the Empirical Study of Literature (IGEL), Paris.

 

  • Kuijpers, M.M. (September 2017). Attention during absorbed literary reading. Books and Screens and the Reading Brain (E-READ), Vilnius.

 

  • Knoop, C. & Kuijpers, M.M. (September 2017). On the empirical study of reading in the age of digitization. Books and Screens and the Reading Brain (E-READ), Vilnius.

 

  • Kuijpers, M.M., & Wallot, S. (August 2017). Eye tracking correlates of absorbed reading [Poster]. European Conference on Eye Movements, Wuppertal.

 

  • Kuijpers, M.M., & Lange, E.B. (August 2017). Microsaccades during Audiobook listening [Poster]. European Conference on Eye Movements, Wuppertal

 

  • Kuijpers, M.M. (June 2017) Empirical Studies of Literature: The Case of Absorption during Literary Reading [Invited lecture]. Aachen Colloquium on Literature, Emotion, and Cognition, Aachen.

 

  • Kuijpers, M.M., Douglas, S., & Kuiken, D. (August 2016). Trait predictors of story world absorption during literary reading. Annual Conference of the International Association for Empirical Aesthetics (IAEA), Vienna.

 

  • Kuijpers, M.M., Douglas, S., & Kuiken, D. (July 2016). Reading habits, openness to experience, and absorbed literary reading. Biannual Conference of the International Society for the Empirical Study of Literature (IGEL), Chicago.

 

  • Kuijpers, M.M. (December 2015). How rereading adds to our feeling of absorption and appreciation. Adaptation and perception: Media Convergence Conference, Mainz.

 

  • Kuijpers, M.M. & Kraxenberger, M.E. (July 2015). The use of text manipulation in empirical literary studies: case study and creative reflections. Annual conference of the Poetics and Linguistics Association, Canterbury

 

  • Kuijpers, M.M. (June 2015). Drawing the reader in: The use of discourse structures. Creative Writing Workshop, Max Planck Institute of Empirical Aesthetics, Frankfurt am Main

 

  • Kuijpers, M.M. (June 2015). Measuring the feeling of being there:The challenges that come with researching absorption experiences [Invited lecture]. Courant Research Centre, Göttingen University.

 

  • Kuijpers, M.M. (May 2015). Absorbing stories: Workings of a metaphorical concept in empirical studies on reading experience [Invited Lecture]. Immersion Workshop, NYU Berlin.

 

  • Kuijpers, M.M. & Hakemulder, F. (April 2015). How to empirically investigate effects of literariness? Literary Linguistics Conference, University of Mainz

 

  • Kuijpers, M.M. (January 2015). Exploring varieties of absorption in reading narrative literature [Invited Lecture], Ravenstein Seminar, Amsterdam.

 

  • Kuijpers, M.M. (July 2014). Effects of deviation on absorption and evaluative responses. Biannual Conference of the International Society for Empirical Study of Literature (IGEL), Turin.

 

  • Kuijpers, M.M. & Hakemulder, F. (July 2014). Rereading and print exposure: mediators of absorption when reading a literary text. Conference of the International Association of Literary Stylistics, Canterbury.

 

  • Kuijpers, M.M. (June 2014). The role of the reader in absorption during literary reading. Storynet Symposium, Budapest.

 

  • Kuijpers, M.M. (March 2014). Using statistics in the Humanities [Invited Lecture], Utrecht Data School, Utrecht.

 

  • Kuijpers, M.M. (March 2013). The artifact in the foreground: Aesthetic absorption in narrative literature. Lost in Story Worlds Symposium, Utrecht.

 

  • Kuijpers, M.M. (July 2012). Development of a new scale to measure narrative absorption’, Biannual Conference of the International Society for Empirical Study of Literature (IGEL), Montreal.

 

  • Kuijpers, M.M. (July 2012). Narrative Determinants of Transportation. Suspense and Curiosity? [Poster] The Annual Conference of the Society for Text and Discourse, Montreal.

 

  • E.S.H. Tan, M.M. Doicaru, M. Kuijpers & F. Hakemulder (July 2012). Being there: Cinematic presence and a few other ways to relate to the story world. Society for Cognitive Studies of the Moving Image, New York.

 

  • Kuijpers, M.M. (June 2012). Transportation through suspense and curiosity, Storynet Symposium, Amsterdam

 

  • Kuijpers, M.M. (April, 2012). Typical Narratives vs. Literary Narratives and the kinds of Absorption Experiences they inspire [in Dutch], Department for Media & Culture Seminar, Utrecht.

 

  • Kuijpers, M.M. & Doicaru, M.M. (June 2011). The role of empathy in transportation experiences in film and literature [Poster]. Empathy Summer School, Amsterdam.

 

  • Doicaru, M.M., Tan, E.S.H., & Kuijpers, M.M. (May 2011). Outcome delay and outcome value as determinant factors of suspense in film viewing. An experiment. International Communication Association Conference, Phoenix (AZ).

 

  • Kuijpers, M.M. & Miall, D.S. (July 2010). Bodily Involvement in Literary Reading. Biannual Conference of the International Society for Empirical Study of Literature (IGEL), Utrecht.

 

  • Kuijpers, M.M. (March 2009). Bodily Feelings in Reading, Cultures Across Borders Seminar, Edmonton.