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Professor Martin Swales FBA

About this Fellow

German, Dutch and Scandanavian Languages and Literatures

Website: https://iris.ucl.ac.uk/iris/browse/profile?upi=MWSWA41

Appointments

Current post

  • Emeritus Professor of German, University College London

Past Appointments

  • Professor of German, University College London, 1976
  • Emeritus Professor of German, University College London, University College London, 2004
  • Professor of German, University College London, University College London, 1976

Publications

The German Novelle 1977

The German Bildungsroman from Wieland to Hesse 1978

Studies of German prose fiction in the age of European realism 1995

Other Modern Languages, Literatures and other Media from 1830 Fellows

Professor Catriona Kelly

Russian cultural and social history from the late 18th century; the history of childhood, and Russian national identity in the late Soviet and post-Soviet eras.

Professor Michael Bell

Literary studies from the Enlightenment to modernity; the interrelations of literature and philosophy

Professor Thomas Elsaesser

History and pre-history of cinema and moving image culture 1870s-1900s; European cinema since 1945; German cinema; ‘New Hollywood’ of the 1970s, ‘post-classical’ cinema since the 1990s; architecture and urbanism; avant-garde cinema and installation art

Professor Mary Jacobus

British Romanticism, especially Wordsworth; feminist literary theory and criticism; psychoanalysis; visual culture