Tom Fox

Thomas C. Fox

Professor of German


BA, Wesleyan University

PhD, Yale University

Research Interests

Dr. Fox’s research interests include 19th and 20th century literature, Gotthold Ephraim Lessing, women writers, East German literature, and Holocaust studies.

Selected Publications



A Companion to Gotthold Ephraim Lessing, ed., with Barbara Fischer.  Rochester and Woodbridge/Suffolk: Boydell & Brewer, 2005. Paperback, 2010.

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Stated Memory:  East Germany and the Holocaust.  Rochester and Woodbridge/Suffolk:  Boydell & Brewer, 1999.

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Border Crossings.  An Introduction to East German Prose.  Ann Arbor:  University of Michigan Press, 1993.

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Entzauberung der Welt.  Deutsche Literatur 1300-1500, ed., with James F. Poag.  Tübingen:  Francke, 1989.

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Louise von François and Die letzte Reckenburgerin.  A Feminist Reading.  New York University Ottendorfer Series.  NY:  Lang, 1988.

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