Laura T. Ilea published two novels (The Cartography of the Other World, Humanitas, 2018), Western Women Have no Honour (L’Harmattan, 2015), a book of short stories (L’Harmattan, 2009), and research volumes on literature and philosophy such as Canadian Literature in Infrared. On Feminine Nihilism (Tracus Arte, 2015), Literature and Blindness Paradigms – Orhan Pamuk, Ernesto Sábato, José Saramago (Honoré Champion, 2013), Life and Its Shadow. Martin Heidegger and the Existential Foundation of Knowledge (Idea Publishing House, 2007). She published articles in different journals (RES. Anthropology and Aesthetics, Terra Nova, Lettre Internationale, Studia Phaenomenologica, Investigaciones Fenomenológicas, Hermeneia, Ekphrasis, Inflexions, Caietele Echinox, Observator Cultural, Steaua) and conducted several research stages in Europe (Albert-Ludwigs University in Freiburg i.Br., Maison des Sciences de l’Homme and Panthéon-Sorbonne I in Paris) and in Canada (Université de Montréal, McGill University and Concordia University). She is currently Associate Professor in Comparative Literature at the Faculty of Letters in Cluj-Napoca, Visiting Researcher at the SenseLab, Concordia University, and member of the Center for Planetary Cultural and Literary Studies, Université de Montréal.