Professor, Department of Germanic Languages and Literatures; Director, Humanities Institute
326 Hagerty Hall
1775 College Rd.
- Ph.D. University of California, Berkeley
Paul is the author of several books and many articles and essays. He recently collaborated with Jonathan Franzen and Daniel Kehlmann on a volume of Karl Kraus's writings, The Kraus Project; and Bambi's Jewish Roots, a volume of his own writings, will be published in 2015. Paul is currently working on a number of projects, including what will be the first complete English translation of Salomon Maimon's Lebensgeschichte and an anthology of sources having to do with the rise of the research university.
- German-Jewish literature and culture
- German modernism
- Critical theory