Dr Geoff Wilkes

Senior Lecturer

School of Languages and Cultures
Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
geoff.wilkes@uq.edu.au
+61 7 336 53135

Overview

Dr Geoff Wilkes’ research interests originate in German literature since 1870. He is particularly intersted in the literature of the Weimar Republic, the Nazi era (especially exile literature) and the immediate post-war years. He is also a practising literary translator, with an interest in Translation Studies.

Research Interests

  • German literature since 1870
  • Literary Translation (German > English)

Qualifications

  • PhD, Macquarie University
  • Diploma of Education, The University of Sydney
  • Bachelor of Arts (Honours), The University of Sydney

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Supervision

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Publications

Book

Book Chapter

Journal Article

Conference Publication

  • Wilkes, G. T. (2005). "Wir kehren alle wieder heim zu uns": Die Provinz in Wer einmal aus dem Blechnapf frisst. In: Thomas Bredohl and Jenny Williams, Die Provinz im Leben und Werk von Hans Fallada. Kolloquium des Fallada-Forums, Akademie der Kuenste, Berlin, (64-79). 4 December, 2004.

  • Wilkes, G.T. (2003). Die englische Ubersetzung von Bernhard Schlinks "Der Vorleser". In: Peter Wiesinger and Hans Derkits, Akten des X. Internationalen Germanistenkongresses Wien 2000:Ubersetzung und Literaturwissenschaft. Zeitenwende - Die Germanistik auf dem Weg vom 20. ins 21. Jahrhundert, Vienna, Austria/University of Vienna, (63-67). 10-16 September, 2000.

Grants (Administered at UQ)

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision