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Robert J Jenkins

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Contact Information

3127 FLB

Teaching Assistant Professor

Research Interests

Robert Jenkins' research interests broadly include late 19th, 20th, and 21st century German and Austrian literature, specifically Expressionism, New Objectivity, and Avant-garde literary forms. Additional interests include literary translation and translation theory, philosophy of language, cognitive-semiotic approaches to literature, humor, urban-modernism, media studies and audiovisual translation, and concepts of masculinity as circumscribed by popular violence.

Awards and Honors

LAS Academic Professional Award

Additional Campus Affiliations

Visiting Assistant Professor, Germanic Languages and Literatures
Visiting Assistant Professor, Program in Translation and Interpreting Studies
Teaching Assistant Professor, Germanic Languages and Literatures