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Erol M. Boran

Associate Professor of German, Teaching Stream On leave 2020-2021 Contact info erol.boran@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 On leave 2020-2021 Classes 2020-2021 On leave 2020-2021 Background 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. In 2019, he received the Faculty of Arts and Science Outstanding Teaching Award, and in 2020 he was awarded the Innovate German Award by the Canadian Association of University Teachers of German for his Theatre Production Course, which was also featured in the SoGerman Blog in 2018. Another one of his courses that have been very popular over the years is his first-year seminar entitled Our Vampires, Ourselves, which was featured in the UofT Bulletin in 2012. He is about to complete his first German fantasy novel. Signature Courses GER 150H "How German Is It? - An Intro to German Culture" [E] Students assume the role of culture detectives ... Read More »