Prof. Dr. Frank J. Kearful
Room 2.015, Regina-Pacis-Weg 5
Office hours: by appointment
Phone +49 (0)228 73-7336
- “Subduing Fear in ‘The Waking’”. Completed. Will be published in A Field Guide to the Poetry of Theodore Roethke, ed. William Barillas.
- Robert Lowell’s Signs of Life.
Personal and Professional Background
- Before moving to Germany taught at the University of Washington, initially as Assistant Professor of English, then as tenured Associate Professor of English and Comparative Literature.
- First lived in Europe in 1968/9 on research fellowship from the National Endowment for the Humanities.
- Visiting Professor of English at University of Tübingen (1972/3) and at Hamburg University (1973/4).
- Professor of English at Bonn University since 1974; Professor Emeritus since 2004.
- Vice President of the Robert Lowell Society