Dr Sebastian Coxon

Reader in German

Head of German Department

email: s.coxon@ucl.ac.uk
phone: +44 20 7679 3097
internal phone: 33097

Office number: 16-18 Gordon Square, Room 105
Term time office hours: Tuesdays 11am-12pm and Wednesdays 10am-11am

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Sebastian Coxon (MA, DPhil) teaches translation and various courses on
medieval and pre-modern literature (on topics ranging from love songs
and Arthurian romance to heroic epic and bawdy short stories.) His
principal research interests are (1) short comic narratives
of the later Middle Ages; (2) laughter, jest and ridicule in courtly
and urban culture; (3) medieval drama and (4) Wolfram von Eschenbach's
Parzival. He is currently working on a bilingual edition of Heinrich Bebel's Libri facetiarum (1514).

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