Ph.D., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
M.A., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
B.A., Grinnell College, Grinnell, IA
German and Swedish language; German and Scandinavian literature and culture.
FLL 192: Freshman Seminar: Taking a Bite out of Vampires - Syllabus (pdf 31kb)
German 115: Scandinavian Culture: Murder Under the Midnight Sun - Syllabus (pdf 18kb)
German 334: Introduction to German Literature - Syllabus (pdf 29kb)
German 460: German Literature from 1965-present - Syllabus (pdf 28kb)
German-Scandinavian literary relations at the turn-of-the-century; Selma Lagerlöf; Bertolt Brecht; Arthur Schnitzler.
Other Relevant Activities:
German Program Coordinator; Scandinavian Certificate Program Coordinator; Odyssey Project instructor; German Day Coordinator; Delta Phi Alpha Coordinator; Overseas Programs Committee faculty advisor.
“Introduction.” Short Novels by Selma Lagerlöf. Madison, WI: University of Wisconsin Press, upcoming.
German Milwaukee. Chicago, IL: Arcadia Press, 2009.
“Selma Lagerlöf and Franz Kafka.” International Kafka Society Journal. 2006.
Selma Lagerlöf och Tyskland. Sweden: Lagerlöf Society. 2002.