Albrecht Classen

Humanities Seminars Professor

Albrecht Classen

University Distinguished Professor

ALBRECHT CLASSEN is University Distinguished Professor of German Studies and has published extensively on the European Middle Ages and early modern times. He edits the journals Mediaevistik and Humanities Open Access, and currently is President of the Rocky Mountain Modern Language Association and the Arizona Chapter of Teachers of German. He has received numerous awards and prizes for research, teaching, and service.

Affiliated Departments: 

  • The Rise and Fall of the Hero: War, Blood and Human Destiny in the Heroic Epic - 2010
  • The Future of the Past: Humanistic Explorations of Medieval Ideas, Dreams and Values - 2002
  • A Literary History of Germany - 2001
  • Utopias in Western Literature - 1999

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