Paul Dobryden

Assistant Professor

pad9q@virginia.edu

434/924-6694

New Cabell Room 243

Office Hours:

Mondays 4:00 p.m.- 5:00 p.m. and Wednesdays, 11:000 a.m. - 12:00 p.m., and by appointment


Degrees:
  • Ph.D. in German Studies, University of California, Berkeley, 2014
  • B.A. in German and Comparative Literature, University of Michigan, 2004

Books

Hans Richters ‘Rhythmus 21’: Schlüsselfilm der Moderne (co-editor). Würzburg: Königshausen und Neumann, 2012. Reviewed in Medienwissenschaft 3 (2013): 321-2.

Articles

Spies: Post-War Paranoia Goes to the Movies,” in A Companion to Fritz Lang, edited by Joe McElhaney. Malden, MA: Wiley Blackwell, 2015. 76-93.

“G at the Berlin Lunapark,” in Mies van der Rohe, Richter, Graeff & Co.: Alltag und Design in der Avantgardezeitschrift G, edited by Karin Fest, Sabrina Rahman, and Marie-Noëlle Yazdanpanah. Vienna: Turia + Kant, 2014. 116-22.

“The Institution of Pleasure: From Display to Environment at the Berlin Lunapark.” Studies in European Cinema 10.2-3 (2013): 157-78.

“Einfühlung,” in Hans Richters ‘Rhythmus 21’: Schlüsselfilm der Moderne. Würzburg: Königshausen und Neumann, 2012. 83-90.

 “23 May 1920: The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari and Berlin’s Luna-Park Bring Aesthetic Modernism to the Fairground,” in The New History of German Cinema, edited by Jennifer Kapczynski and Michael Richardson. Rochester, NY: Camden House, 2012. 80-85.

"Good Germans, Humane Automobiles: Redeeming Technological Modernity—In Those Days." Film and History 40.1 (Spring 2010): 7-24.

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

Walter Sokel

Professor Emeritus (Deceased 2/2014)

Gordon Stewart

Professor Emeritus

Renate Voris

Professor Emeritus

Chad Wellmon

Associate Professor