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Markus Stock

Chair, Department of Germanic Languages and Literatures Contact info markus.stock@utoronto.ca Office University of Toronto Odette Hall 320 50 St. Joseph Street Toronto, ON M5S 1J4 Phone: 416-926-2323 Fax: 416-926-2329 Secretary: 416-926-2321 Office Hours TBA Background Dr. phil. University of Göttingen, 2000 Markus Stock teaches German language, literature, and culture of the Middle Ages at the University of Toronto. His additional teaching interests include German poetry from its beginnings to the present day as well as literary and cultural theory. He is cross-appointed to the Centre for Medieval Studies, where he teaches courses on medieval German romance and heroic epic, philological methodology, and Old Saxon. His research is situated in medieval German literature and culture, with a focus on twelfth- and thirteenth-century epic and love poetry, the medieval reception of legends on Alexander the Great, medieval spatial practices, media history, and material philology. Markus Stock held invited visiting professorships at Harvard University and at the University of Freiburg. He was an Erasmus Mundus Scholar at the Universities of Porto and Palermo and a Senior Research Fellow at the Freiburg Institute of Advanced Studies. He will return to Freiburg this fall (2016), as a Visiting Fellow at the Collaborative Research Center ‘Otium/Leisure: ... Read More »