Contact Information

Kathrin Seidl

kseidlgo@brandeis.edu
(781) 736-3299
Shiffman 210

Fall 2017 Office Hours
Weds 1:00-2:00 p.m.
Thurs 1:30-3:00 p.m.

Kathrin Seidl

Assistant Professor of German
Director of the German Language Program
Undergraduate Advising Head for German Studies

Research Expertise

Exile - Cultural Exchange - Translation Studies - Online Teaching - Germans in Latin America / Colombia

Select Courses Taught

GER 10a: Beginning German
GER 20b: Continuing German
GER 30a: Intermediate German
GER 103a: German Culture Through Film
GER 104a: Let's Talk! Shall We?
GER 105a: Learning Language through Literature/Learning Literature through Language
GER 109b: Meisterwerke Deutscher Kurzprosa

Degrees

Vanderbilt University, Ph.D.
Vanderbilt University, M.A.

Awards/Fellowships

  • Davis Teaching and Learning Fellow at Brandeis University (Fellowship Period: Academic Year of 2014/15) (2014)
  • Hilde – Domin – Stipendium für lateinamerikanisch-deutsche Literaturbeziehungen, Deutsches Literaturarchiv Marbach (2013)
  • Research Grant, Center for German and European Studies, Brandeis University (2013)
  • Theodore and Jane Norman Award (for Faculty Scholarship in Arts & Sciences), Brandeis University (2013)
  • American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages (ACTFL) / Vista Higher Learning Scholarship, Annual Convention (2012)
  • CGES Course Development Grant, Center for German and European Studies, Brandeis University (2012)

Select Publications


Books

Seidl, Kathrin. Erich Arendt y su encuentro con el trópico. 1 ed. Madrid: Del Centro Editores, 2015.

Erich Arendt y su encuentro con el tropico

Other Publications

Seidl, Kathrin. "Herweg, Nikola. nur ein land / mein sprachland. Heimat erschreiben bei Elisabeth Augustin, Hilde Domin und Anna Maria Jokl (Kathrin Seidl)." Rev. of nur ein land / mein sprachland. Heimat erschreiben bei Elisabeth Augustin, Hilde Domin und Anna Maria Jokl, by Nikola Herweg. Monatshefte vol. 105 / Fall 2013

Seidl-Gómez, Kathrin. "An Intangible Heimat: Ernesto Volkening’s Return to Antwerp." Intercultural Mnemo-Graphies / Interkulturelle Mnemo-Graphien / Mnemo-Grafias Interculturais. Ed. Mário Matos and Orlando Grossegesse. Famalicão (Portugal): Ed. Húmus, 2012. 171-186.

Seidl-Gómez, Kathrin. "The Creativity of Displacement: Ernesto Volkening as Essayist and Cultural Translator in Colombia, 1934-1983." Diss. Vanderbilt University, 07/21/2011.