Emeritus Faculty

Victor Brombert
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303 East Pyne
Stanley Corngold
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W28 Dillon Court West

Stanley Corngold, a graduate of Columbia and Cornell Universities, has published widely on modern German writers and thinkers (e.g., Dilthey, Nietzsche, Musil, Kraus, Mann, Benjamin, Adorno, among others), but for the most part he has translated and written on the work of Franz Kafka. He…

Caryl Emerson

For several decades my scholarly and teaching interests have been focused on the 19th century (Pushkin, Dostoevsky, Tolstoy, and Russian opera) with a 20th-century pocket for Mikhail Bakhtin. Some of these themes recycle (Pushkin's Boris Godunov, for example, which was both part of my dissertation and

John Fleming
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C-II-J Firestone Library
Robert Hollander
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C-5-L1 Firestone Library
Born: 31 July 1933, Manhattan, New York City Married:  Jean Haberman (4/23/64); children:
Elizabeth (7/5/65-10/17/65)
Cornelia Vanness (1/21/68)
Robert B., III (9/11/69) Education: Collegiate School, NYC (grad. 1951);
Princeton University (AB 1955 in French & English);
Columbia…
Michael Wood
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Office Hours Spring 2018: By appointment only

Michael Wood studied French and German at Cambridge University, and has taught at Columbia University and at the University of Exeter in the UK. He has written books on Vladimir Nabokov, Luis Buñuel, Franz Kafka and Gabriel García Márquez, as well as The Road to Delphi…

Froma Zeitlin
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3-13-E-1 Firestone Library

Periods: Ancient, 20th century

Languages: Greek, Latin, French, Hebrew

Research Interests: Ancient Greek Literature & Culture, gender; visual culture; Holocaust Studies

Froma I. Zeitlin was born in 1933, educated at Radcliffe-Harvard (BA 1954) and Columbia…

Theodore Ziolkowski
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C4J2 Firestone Library
Victor Brombert
Henry Putnam University Professor of Romance Languages and Literatures and Comparative Literature, Emeritus.
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303 East Pyne
Stanley Corngold
Professor of German and Comparative Literature, Emeritus.
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W28 Dillon Court West

Stanley Corngold, a graduate of Columbia and Cornell Universities, has published widely on modern German writers and thinkers (e.g., Dilthey, Nietzsche, Musil, Kraus, Mann, Benjamin, Adorno, among others), but for the most part he has translated and written on the work of Franz Kafka. He…

Caryl Emerson
A. Watson Armour, III, University Professor of Slavic Languages and Literatures. Professor of Slavic Languages and Literatures and Comparative Literature. Chair, Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures.

For several decades my scholarly and teaching interests have been focused on the 19th century (Pushkin, Dostoevsky, Tolstoy, and Russian opera) with a 20th-century pocket for Mikhail Bakhtin. Some of these themes recycle (Pushkin's Boris Godunov, for example, which was both part of my dissertation and

John Fleming
Louis W. Fairchild '24 Professor of English and Comparative Literature, Emeritus.
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C-II-J Firestone Library
Robert Hollander
Office Phone
Office
C-5-L1 Firestone Library
Born: 31 July 1933, Manhattan, New York City Married:  Jean Haberman (4/23/64); children:
Elizabeth (7/5/65-10/17/65)
Cornelia Vanness (1/21/68)
Robert B., III (9/11/69) Education: Collegiate School, NYC (grad. 1951);
Princeton University (AB 1955 in French & English);
Columbia…
Michael Wood
Charles Barnwell Straut Class of 1923 Professor of English and Comparative Literature, Emeritus.
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Office Hours Spring 2018: By appointment only

Michael Wood studied French and German at Cambridge University, and has taught at Columbia University and at the University of Exeter in the UK. He has written books on Vladimir Nabokov, Luis Buñuel, Franz Kafka and Gabriel García Márquez, as well as The Road to Delphi…

Froma Zeitlin
Ewing Professor of Greek Language and Literature, Emeritus.
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3-13-E-1 Firestone Library

Periods: Ancient, 20th century

Languages: Greek, Latin, French, Hebrew

Research Interests: Ancient Greek Literature & Culture, gender; visual culture; Holocaust Studies

Froma I. Zeitlin was born in 1933, educated at Radcliffe-Harvard (BA 1954) and Columbia…

Theodore Ziolkowski
Class of 1900 Professor of Modern Languages, Emeritus. Professor of Germanic Languages and Literatures and Comparative Literature, Emeritus.
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C4J2 Firestone Library