Martin P. Sheehan, M.A, Ph.D.
Originally from South Carolina and educated in Virginia, I am enjoying my work with Tech students.
- German literature
- German drama, comedy, tragedy
- photography (theory and practice)
- Digital Humanities
- Expressionism (film and poetry)
- fin de siècle culture (Germany and Austria)
“The Comic Frustration of the Comedic in Hauptmann’s Der Biberpelz.” Seminar 48.2 (2012): 200-17. Print
“The Spectacle of Resolution in Der Hofmeister,” Studia Neophilologica. 83:1 (2011): 81-93. Print.
Sheehan, Martin and Raphaela Tkotzyk. Deutsch Interaktiv, Einführung. Digital Lingua Press. June 5, 2013. IBook file.
--, Deutsch Interaktiv, Thema 1. Digital Lingua Press. June 5, 2013. IBook file.
--, Deutsch Interaktiv, Bausteine. Digital Lingua Press. June 5, 2013. IBook file.
Stadler, Ernst. “Grape Harvest.” Trans. Martin Sheehan and William G. Wright. The International Poetry Review, 38:1 (2012): 12-13. Print.
---,“Dusk in the City.” Trans. Martin Sheehan and William G. Wright. Tampa Review (forthcoming)
---, “Twilight in the City.” Trans. Martin Sheehan and William G. Wright. Antioch Review, 70.4 (2012): 723. Print
Trakl, Georg. “Decay.” Trans. Martin Sheehan and William G. Wright. Tampa Review, 42, (2011): 43. Print.
Current Research Projects:
"Photographic Motifs and Their Function in Sternheim's Die Kassette", Article in progress.
"When the Sleeping Wake": The Poems of Ernst Stadler, A Bilingual German/English Edition, Volume of translations with William G. Wright.
"Kritisch Denken: Einführung in die deutsche Literatur", Literary anthology iBook in development.
Recent courses taught:
- GERM 3200 Business German
- GERM 3010 Written Communication in German (restructured as hybrid/mixed class)
- GERM 3150 Intro to German Lit
- GERM 2520/3520 German Culture and Civilization
- GERM 1010/1020 Elementary German I & II