Gordon Stewart

Professor Emeritus

gms7y@virginia.edu

434-924-8873

Degrees:
  • Ph.D., German, The Johns Hopkins University (Baltimore, MD), 1971
  • M.A., German, The Johns Hopkins University, 1966
  • B.A., German, Union College, 1965

Interests

Liberal arts education, literary history, German-American literary relations

  • Berlin in German Life and Letters (GETR 2770)
  • Faust in Translation (GETR 2400)
  • German Culture 1900-1945
  • Germany Today (GETR 2000)
  • Goethe in Translation
  • Readings in Mediterranean Literature (USEM 1580)
  • A Tale of Two Cities: Berlin and Munich (GETR  2559)
  • 20th Century German Literature

Books

The Literary Contributions of Christoph Daniel Ebeling, Amsterdam: Editions RODOPI, 1978

Articles

“Christoph Daniel Ebeling, Hamburger Pädagoge und seine Briefe an Charles Burney,” Zeitschrift des Vereins für Hamburgische Geschichte, 61(1975), 33-58.

“Christoph Daniel Ebeling: American’s Friend in Eighteenth-Century Germany,” Monatshefte, 68(1976) 151-161

“Eighteenth-Century German Literature and Central Virginia: The Hessian Connection,” Longwood College Colloquium (Farmville, VA, 1978)

“Johann Diederich Gries und Jena’s Gesellschaft der Freien Männer,” Colloquia Germanica, 4 (1979), 347-356.

“Johann Diederich Gries nimmt Abschied von Hamburg: ein autobiographischer Bericht,” Jahrbuch des Freien Deutschen Hochstifts, 1977, 150-168.

Awards, Grants and Honors

Chester A. Titus Award (Residence Life), 1997

Z Society Distinguished Faculty Award, 1990

Raven Society, 1990

UVa Faculty Research Fellowships, 1974 and 1975

Summer Research Fellowships, DAAD, 1973, 1977, and 1985

DAAD- German Academic Exchange Service Fellowship (Hamburg), 1968-1969

 

 

Faculty List

Manuela Achilles

Director of German Undergraduate Programs, Director of the Center for German Studies

Dorothe Bach

Associate Director & Associate Professor, Center for Teaching Excellence

Benjamin Bennett

Kenan Professor (on leave 2017-2018)

Thomas W. Best

Professor Emeritus

Beth Bjorklund

Professor Emeritus

Paul Dobryden

Assistant Professor

Gabriel Finder

General Faculty, Associate Professor and Ida and Nathan Kolodiz Director of Jewish Studies

Jeffrey Grossman

Associate Professor and Chair

Janette Hudson

Professor Emeritus

William E. Jackson

Associate Professor Emeritus

Volker Kaiser

Associate Professor

William Little

Professor of German and Music Emeritus

Lorna Martens

Professor of German and Comparative Literature

Cora Schenberg

General Faculty, Lecturer

Rebekah Slodounik

Assistant Professor

Walter Sokel

Professor Emeritus (Deceased 2/2014)

Gordon Stewart

Professor Emeritus

Renate Voris

Professor Emeritus

Chad Wellmon

Associate Professor