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Erol M. Boran

Associate Professor of German, Teaching Stream Contact info erol.boran@utoronto.ca For undergraduate matters: german.undergrad@utoronto.ca Office University of Toronto Odette Hall 309 50 St. Joseph Street Toronto, ON M5S 3L5 Phone 416-926-2317 Secretary: 416-926-2324 Office Hours Tuesday 1-3pm (fall) Monday 1-3pm (winter) Classes 2022-2023 GER194HF Our Vampires, Ourselves GER322HF Kafka in Context GER334HF Turkish-German Intersections GER220HS Monsters, Murderers, Magic GER401HS Advanced German 2 GER431HS The Power of Poetry Background M.A. Julius-Maximilians-Universität Würzburg 1996 Ph.D. Ohio State University 2004 Erol Boran received his PhD from the Ohio State University with a dissertation on the history of Turkish-German theater and political cabaret. He joined UofT in 2006 and teaches courses on German literature, language and theater, and directs the German student theater, Theater DU. He is a recipient of the Faculty of Arts and Science Outstanding Teaching Awa​rd (2019) and the Innovate German Award by the Canadian Association of University Teachers of German (2020). Two of his most popular courses are the Theatre Production Course, which was included in the SoGerman Blog of the German Embassy Ottawa in 2018, and his first-year seminar entitled Our Vampires, Ourselves, featured in the UofT Bulletin in 2012. He recently completed the manuscript of a 1000-page German fantasy ... Read More »