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John Kenneth Noyes

Professor of German Contact info john.noyes@utoronto.ca For questions regarding the undergraduate program, please contact: german.undergrad@utoronto.ca Office University of Toronto Odette Hall 304 50 St. Joseph Street Toronto, ON M5S 1J4 Phone 416-926-2344 Office Hours TBA Background Ph.D. Cape Town 1989 Recent Fellowships and Awards National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for project The Legacy of Herder’s Theory of Cultural Difference and Universal Reason (2014) Fellow, Stellenbosch Institute for Advanced Studies, Stellenbosch, South Africa. Project: Global Citizenship and the Practice of Being Human. South African Visions and the legacy of Enlightenment (2016 and 2017) Forthcoming John K. Noyes, ed. Herder’s Essay on Being: A Translation and Critical Approaches. Camden House. Forthcoming 2017. Recent Books John K. Noyes, Herder: Aesthetics Against Imperialism. Toronto: University of Toronto Press 2015. Hans Schulte, John K. Noyes, Pia Kleber (eds.). Goethe’s Faust – Theatre of Modernity. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press 2011. Recent Publications “Eradicating the Orientalists: Goethe's Chinesisch-deutsche Jahres- und Tageszeiten.” Distant Readings: China in the German Enlightenment. Edited by Daniel Purdy. Toronto: University of Toronto Press 2016, 142-163. “Knowledge, Travel, and Embodied Thought. Restlessness in Herder’s Journal of my Voyage in the Year 1769.” Transfers. 6/3 (2016), 49–64. “What does Cognition have to do with ... Read More »