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Martin Swales


Martin Swales was educated at the Universities of Cambridge and Birmingham. He has taught German at the Universities of Birmingham and Toronto, and at King's College London and University College London where he is currently Emeritus Professor of German. He has published widely on German literature from the 1770's to the present day, including monographs on Goethe, Stifter, Schnitzler, Thomas Mann, and on the German Novelle and Bildungsroman, and on German realistic fiction of the 19th and 20th centuries. He is a Fellow of the British Academy.

Last updated: Jul 2019