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German & Scandinavian Studies, Deparment of Languages and Literatures


Susan Cocalis
Professor of German & Scandinavian Studies
Associate Chair, Department of Languages, Literatures, and Cultures

Contact Information
Email: cocalis[at]

Research Interests
Fin-de-siËcle Viennese culture, drama/theater

Ph.D. 1974, Princeton University
M.A. 1971, Princeton University
B.A. 1969, Douglass College

Current and Recent Courses
German 270: From Grimms to Disney
German 363: Witches: Myth and Historical Reality
German 372: Vienna 1880-1914
German 377H: Politics and Culture
German 764: 19th-Century Drama
German 775: 20th-Century Drama
German 793B: Society, Form, Culture
German 797G: 18th-Century Drama
German 797V: Viennese Modernism