Victor Udwin - Faculty & Adjuncts

Victor Udwin, PhD

Victor Udwin, PhD
Director, School of Language and Literature
Associate Professor of German and Comparative Literature
College of Arts & Sciences
Language and Literature
918-631-2414 Oliphant Hall Room 164


PhD – University of California-Berkeley MA – University of California-Berkeley BA – University of California-Berkeley

Research Interests

Close reading, exploratory writing, literary translation, and cultural hermeneutics to reconstruct a lost culture from traces left in ancient epic poetry and to generate new insights into political and philosophical issues in Periclean Athens

Teaching Interests

“Gangster Films”

Courses Taught

  • Independent Study
  • Intermediate German II
  • First Seminar II
  • Greek History, Philosophy and Drama
  • Intermediate German I
  • Special Topics
  • Genre
  • Gangster Films
  • Bronze Age Destructions and Homeric Aftermath