Friederike von Schwerin-High
Associate Professor of German
B.A. - Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg, Germany
M.A. - University of Massachusetts at Amherst
Ph.D. - University of Massachusetts at Amherst
German Studies Courses Taught
All levels of language classes; Drama; Poetry; Public Discourse; Multicultural transnational Germany; Introduction to Culture; Introduction to Literature; Composition and Creative Writing.
Enlightenment and Age of Goethe, Shakespeare reception, blank verse, narrative theory, theories of otherness and friendship, Thomas Mann.
A book on Shakespeare reception in Germany and Japan; a book translation of Harald A. Innis’s works; articles on Thomas Mann, Goethe, Doris Dörrie, G. E. Lessing, blank verse, Judith Hermann, H. v. Kleist; Co-editor, with R. Burwick, of Pacific Coast Philology.