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About this Fellow

German, Dutch and Scandanavian Languages and Literatures

Website: http://www.mod-langs.ox.ac.uk/reed

Appointments

Current post

  • Taylor Professor Emeritus of the German Language and Literature, University of Oxford

Past Appointments

  • Fellow and Tutor in Modern Languages, St John's College University of Oxford, 1963 - 1988
  • Taylor Professor of the German Language and Literature, University of Oxford, 1989
  • Fellow, Queen's College University of Oxford, 1989
  • Taylor Professor of the German Language and Literature, University of Oxford, University of Oxford, 1989
  • Taylor Professor Emeritus of the German Language and Literature, University of Oxford, St John's College University of Oxford, 2004

Publications

Thomas Mann: the uses of tradition 1974

The classical centre: Goethe and Weimar, 1775-1832 1981

Mehr Licht in Deutschland: Kleine Geschichte der Aufklarung 2009

Other Modern Languages, Literatures and other Media from 1830 Fellows

Professor Robert S C Gordon

The cultural history, cinema, and literature of modern Italy; Holocaust literature (Primo Levi); postwar memory and culture of the Holocaust

Professor Judith Butler

Feminist and queer theory, focusing on gender, sexuality and the psychosocial formation of the subject, moral and social philosophy, literary theory, and 19th and 20th century European philosophy