Prof Ross W Etherton

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Contact Me

ether040@umn.edu
612-625-0999

German, Nordic, Slavic & Dutch .
323B FolH
9 Pleasant St SE

Educational Background & Specialties

Educational Background

  • PhD: German Studies, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO, 2018.
  • M.A.: German Studies, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO.
  • B.A.: German, Metropolitan State University of Denver, Denver, CO, 2008.

Specialties

  • 19th- and 20th-century German literature
  • media theory
  • modernism
  • intersections of technology and literature
Research & Professional Activities

Creative

  • Ross Etherton and the Chariots of Judah: LP @ https://www.recoj.bandcamp.com/, 2014
Publications
  • Interrupting the War Machine: Alexander Kluge’s Schlachtbeschreibung: Etherton, Ross, Alexander Kluge-Jahrbuch, 2020 (forthcoming).
  • White Boat: Etherton, Ross, Universalenzyklopädie der menschlichen Klugheit, 2020.
  • Reading Against the Gun: The Machine Gun and Sturm: Etherton, Ross, Telos, 190 , 2020.
Awards
  • DAAD Long-Term Research Grant, 2014 - 2015
  • Associate Junior Fellow at the International Research Institute for Cultural Technologies and Media Philosophy (IKKM), 2014 - 2015
  • University of Colorado’s “Best Should Teach” award, 2013
  • Department of Germanic and Slavic Languages and Literatures’ Graduate Teaching Award (University of Colorado), 2014
  • University of Colorado’s Graduate Part-Time Instructor Teaching Award, 2012
  • College of Wooster, Walter D. Foss Faculty Fellowship, 2018 - 2019