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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 3L5 Secretary: 416-926-2324 Office Hours Fall 2019: on leave Spring 2020: Tue 4-5 & by appointment (OH303) Classes 2019-2020 Undergraduate: GER 150: Introduction to German Culture Graduate: GER 1722: Kafka Background A.B., Harvard University A.M., Stanford University Ph.D., Comparative Literature and Literary Theory, University of Pennsylvania Honorary President, ICLA Research Committee on Literary Theory Advisory Board, Oxford Kafka Research Centre (Oxford University) Editorial Board, Continuum Press (New Directions in German Studies series) Editorial Board, Legenda Books (Germanic Literatures series) Recent Prizes and Fellowships Friedrich-Wilhelm-Bessel Research Prize, 2017: Alexa Zulak wrote about this for Arts and Science News National Endowment for the Humanities Fellowship, 2013-14 (for my book, Uncanny Encounters: Literature, Psychoanalysis, and the End of Alterity [2016]): Kelly Rankin interviewed me about this for U of T News. SSHRC Insight Grant, 2013-18 (for Uncanny Encounters) Books Read More »