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John Zilcosky

Professor of German and Comparative Literature Contact info zilcosky@chass.utoronto.ca Office University of Toronto Odette Hall 303 50 St. Joseph Street Toronto, ON M5S 1J4 Fax: 416-926-2329 Secretary: 416-926-2324 Office Hours Wed 3-4 pm, Northrop Frye 214 Classes 2016-17 GER 410HF Introduction to German Intellectual History CCR 199Y Poets and Power GER 1661HF Modernism in Context COL 5117HS Freud and Psychoanalysis Background PhD, Comparative Literature and Literary Theory, University of Pennsylvania, 1998 Honorary President, ICLA Research Committee on Literary Theory 
Research Fellow, National Endowment for the Humanities (January 1st through December 31st, 2014) Editorial Board, Continuum Press (New Directions in German Studies series) Editorial Board, Legenda Books (Germanic Literatures series) Advisory Board, Oxford Kafka Research Centre (Oxford University) Current Research Interests I have just completed a book, Uncanny Encounters: Literature, Psychoanalysis, and the End of Alterity; this project was supported both by a twelve-month NEH fellowship (January through December 2014) and a Canadian Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) Insight Grant (2013-2017). Kelly Rankin interviewed me about this for U of T News. Books Read More »