Ari E Hoptman

My primary areas of interest are historical Germanic linguistics and the teaching of grammar. My graduate work involved the idea of stress shift in early Germanic and possible remnants of that process in old Germanic poetry, which is not good dinner conversation.

Educational Background & Specialties

Educational Background

  • PhD: Germanic Philology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis.
Courses Taught
  • Ger 1001, 1002, 1003, 1004, 1022
  • Ger 3011 – Intermediate German
  • History of the German Language