A.G. Steer Professor and Associate Dean
Franklin College of Arts and Sciences

Contact Info

Office:
316 Old College
Office Hours:
By Appointment (contact Karen Coker at kcoker@uga.edu)
mkagel@uga.edu

Martin Kagel's research and teaching comprises German literature and culture from the 18th through the 21st-century. He is currently serving as Associate Dean for Humanities and International Studies in the Franklin College of Arts & Sciences.

 

Recent Publications

2018

  • “Graffiti: Brecht, Tabori und die Deutschen.” Genussvolles Aneignen der Künste. Festgabe für Gudrun Schulz. Ed. Anja-Rosa C. Thöming. Vechta: Geest-Verlag, 2018. 381-96.
  • "Unruhestifter - Neuere Literatur zu Rolf Dieter Brinkmann." Monatshefte 110.2 (Summer 2018): 241-59.
  • "Introduction: Special Section on George Tabori." Nexus: Essays in German Jewish Studies 4 (2018): 91-102.
  • "Special Section on George Tabori." Ed. Martin Kagel. Nexus: Essays in German Jewish Studies 4 (2018): 103-199.

2017

  • “Walking the Dead: George Tabori’s Reframing of The Jewish Wife." Brecht Yearbook 42 (2017): 102-119.
  • "Tod.” Herta Müller Handbuch. Ed. Norbert Otto Eke. Weimar/Stuttgart: Metzler, 2017. 221-227.
  • “Militär.” Handbuch Jakob Michael Reinhold Lenz. Leben – Werk – Wirkung. Ed. Julia Freytag, Inge Stephan, Hans-Gerd Winter. Berlin: de Gruyter 2017. 416-25.

2015

  • Triangular Readings in German Literature and Culture. Ed. Martin Kagel and Alexander Sager. Special Double-Issue of Colloquia Germanica 45.3/4 (2012 [publ. in 2015]): 221-400.
  • “Introduction: Configurations of the Third.”  Triangular Readings in German Literature and Culture. Ed. Martin Kagel and Alexander Sager. Colloquia Germanica 45.3/4 (2012 [publ. in 2015]): 209-220.
  • “Ortlosigkeiten. George Taboris Flucht nach Ägypten.” Treibhaus: Jahrbuch für die Literatur der 50er Jahre 11 (2015): 311-330.
  •  “An Immodest Proposal: Reenvisioning German Studies through European Integration.” Taking Stock of German Studies: The New Millenium.  Ed. Carol Anne Costabile-Heming and Rachel J. Halverson. Rochester, NY: Camden House, 2015.  272-289. [w/ William C. Donahue]

2014

  • “Tod eines Genossen: Erinnerung und Intervention in George Taboris Nathans Tod.” Brecht Yearbook 39 (2014): 129-151.
  • “Unter Geschäftsmännern: Figuren des Dritten in Lessings Dramaturgie.” Lessing Yearbook 46 (2014): 276-292. [w/ Matt Erlin]

2013

  • Hungerkünstler: George Tabori Directs Kafka in Bremen (1977).” Nexus: Essays in German Jewish Studies 2 (2013): 153-171.
  • “Authoring Amity: Sophie von La Roche’s Fanny und Julia and the Question of Female Friendship in Eighteenth-Century Germany.” Publications of the English Goethe Society 82.2 (2013): 85-103.
  • “Kindheitsmuster: Adult Children in Herta Müller’s The Land of Green Plums.” andererseits: Yearbook of Transatlantic German Studies 3 (2013): 99-119.

 

Education:
  • Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison
Courses Regularly Taught: