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Dr. Jolyon T. Hughes

Chair, Professor of German

Ph.D. Germanic Languages & Literatures, University of Florida (2002)

Professor Jolyon Hughes teaches German language through the advanced, undergraduate level. Areas of interest encompass all areas of German(ic) Medieval literature as well as the history of language, business German and translation studies. Dr. Hughes is actively engaged in faculty led study abroad programs to Germany and Austria. He is Webmaster and treasurer for the Society for Contemporary American Literature in German (SCALG). He is currently working on a project dealing with E.T.A. Hoffmann/der Sandmann.

Favorite Quotes

“Don’t let schooling interfere with your education.” – Mark Twain

“Um zur Wahrheit zu gelangen, sollte jeder die Meinung seines Gegners zu verteidigen versuchen.” – Jean Paul

Travel

“For once you have tasted flight you will walk the earth with your eyes turned skywards, for there you have been and there you will long to return.” – Leonardo da Vinci

Office: Thompson 110B

Phone: (509) 335-6173

Email: jolyon.hughes@wsu.edu

Documents

Education
2014 M.S. in Public Relations – Technical Journalism – CSU (In Progress)
2012 Business Core Competencies – Colorado State University
2002 Ph.D. German, University of Florida – (352) 392-2101Mentor: Dr. Will HastyDissertation: On the literary and social significance of Wolfram von Eschenbach’s criticism of Minnedienst in his narrative works [Gainesville, Fla.]: University of Florida, 2002. http://purl.fcla.edu/fcla/etd/UFE1001151
1997 M.A. German, Colorado State University – (970) 491-6141Mentor: Dr. Jay BodineThesis: Shakespeare’s Changing Influence on Goethe between 1771 – 1832.
1996 Universitet Uppsala – Uppsala, Sweden
1995 B.A. German, Illinois State University – (309) 438-3604
1992 Universität Paderborn (BWL Studium) – Paderborn, Germany
1990 John Wood Community College (Courses at Quincy College)
1989 Gymnasium Horn – Bremen, Germany
1988 Quincy Senior High School – Diploma

 

Academic Positions
July 2014 – Present: Chair, Department of Languages and Cultures
January 2014 – July 2014: President’s Advisory Board on CSU Stadium
April 2013 – July 2014: Faculty Executive Council (report to Provost and President)
April 2013 – July 2014: Committee on Scholastic Standards
April 2013 – July 2014: Faculty Council Representative
January 2013 – July 2014: Undergraduate Curriculum Coordinator
August 2012 – July 2014: Director of Development (donor relations) for Department of Foreign Literatures & Languages
June 2012 – December 2012: Interim Department Head for Deptartment of Foreign Literatures & Languages
June 2011 Interim Department Head for Department of Foreign Literatures & Languages
July 2010 – July 2014: Associate Professor of German, CSU
June 2010 Interim Department Head for Department of Foreign Literatures & Languages
June 2009 Interim Department Head for Department of Foreign Literatures & Languages
August 2002 – July 2014: Director/Creator of German Study Abroad (Hannover, Bamberg, Berlin, Freiburg)
August 2004 – July 2010: Assistant Professor of German, CSU
August 2002 – 2004: Lecturer/Graduate Teaching Coordinator of German, CSU
February 2003 – May 2004: German Instructor at Front Range Community College
August 1998 – 2002: GTA at the University of Florida
August 1995 – 1997: GTA at Colorado State University

 

Published Works
Books

Hughes Jolyon T. trans. Die Judenbuche by Annette von Droste Hülshoff. Interlinear translation with three introductions on author, text and “the Annette von Droste–Hülshoff Syndrome.” Hamilton Books: Lanham, MD. May 2014. 180pp.

Hughes, Jolyon T. trans., The Black Spider by Jeremias Gotthelf. University of America Press: Landham, MD. 2010. 198pp. Two introductions: Author and Work.

Potash–Suhr, Geertje, Love as the saving Grace. Poems: Rettungsmittel Liebe. Gedichte. Zweisprachige Ausgabe. Trans. Jolyon Timothy Hughes. Grupello Verlag: Düsseldorf. 2010. 80pp.

Hughes, Jolyon T., Wolfram von Eschenbach’s Criticism of Minnedienst in his Narrative Works. University of America Press: Landham, MD. 2009. 117pp.

Contribution to Textbooks

Barske, McKinstry, Schestokat, Sokolosky. Denk Mal: Deutsch Ohne Grenzen. Boston, Massachusetts: Vista Higher Learning. 2012.

Refereed Journal Articles

Hughes Jolyon T. Der Freiburger Schmied, TransLit2. eds. Irmgard Hunt and Jolyon T. Hughes. April, 2013. 4pp.

Hughes, Jolyon Timothy. Battlefield Medicine. The Journal Medieval Military History. Vol. VIII. eds, John France, Kelly DeVries and Clifford Rodgers. Suffolk: Boydell & Brewer Inc.. 2010. 22pp.

Hughes, Jolyon T., Bewusstseinsindustrie, Trans-Lit2 Vol. XIV/I eds. Irmgard Hunt and Jolyon T. Hughes. April 2008. 7pp.

Hughes, Jolyon T., Wîse Maget, Quidditas: Journal of the Rocky Mountain Medieval and Renaissance Association, April 15th, 2005. 34pp.

Translations

Hughes, Jolyon T. trans. Love as a Saving Grace by Geertje Suhr Trans-Lit2 VOL. XV/1 eds. Irmgard Hunt and Jolyon T. Hughes. April, 2009. 2pp.

Hughes, Jolyon T. trans. Incurable by Geertje Suhr Trans-Lit2 VOL. XV/1 eds. Irmgard Hunt and Jolyon T. Hughes. April, 2009. 1pp.

Hughes, Jolyon T. trans. The Wrong Roses by Geertje Suhr. Trans-Lit2 VOL. XIII/1 eds. Irmgard Hunt and Jolyon T. Hughes. April, 2007. 1pp.

Hughes, Jolyon T. trans., The Black Spider by Jeremias Gotthelf. Bi-lingual, interlinear edition. Annotations with Wolfgang Mieder. Minneapolis: BookMobil, 2006. 185pp.

Book Reviews

Book review: Dracula, in der Neuübersetzung von Andreas Nohl (Steidl), Bram Stoker. Trans. Andreas Nohl. TransLit2. April, 2013.

Book review: Charlemagne, Mattias Becher: Rocky Mountain Review. Fall, 2005. 3pp.

Refereed Poem

Hughes, Jolyon T. Die Zwei Sterne. TransLit2. eds. Irmgard Hunt and Jolyon T. Hughes. Nov, 2007. 1pp. (Binary Star System).

Manuscripts in Process

Hughes, Jolyon T. trans. Der Sandmann by E.T.A. Hoffmann with Translation with critical introductions.

Hughes, Jolyon T. trans.  Der Schimmelreiter by Theodor Storm Translation with critical introductions.

Hughes, Jolyon T. trans.  Das Petermännchen by Christoph Heinrich Spieß with critical introductions.

Editorials

TransLit2 VOL. XXII/1ed. Jolyon T. Hughes and Peter Blickle. April, 2016.

Trans-Lit2 VOL. XXI/2ed. Irmgard Hunt and Jolyon T. Hughes. November, 2015. 112pp.

Trans-Lit2 VOL. XXI/1ed. Irmgard Hunt and Jolyon T. Hughes. April, 2015. 100pp.

Trans-Lit2 VOL. XX/1ed. Irmgard Hunt and Jolyon T. Hughes. November, 2014. 93pp.

Trans-Lit2 VOL. XX/1ed. Irmgard Hunt and Jolyon T. Hughes. April, 2014. 110pp.

Trans-Lit2 VOL. XIX/2 eds. Irmgard Hunt and Jolyon T. Hughes. November, 2013. 110pp.

Trans-Lit2 VOL. XIX/1 eds. Irmgard Hunt and Jolyon T. Hughes. April. 2013. 108pp.

Trans-Lit2 VOL. XVIII/2 eds. Irmgard Hunt and Jolyon T. Hughes. November, 2012. 110pp.

Trans-Lit2 VOL. XVIII/1 eds. Irmgard Hunt and Jolyon T. Hughes. April. 2012. 184pp.

Trans-Lit2 VOL. XVII/2 eds. Irmgard Hunt and Jolyon T. Hughes. November, 2011. 122pp.

Trans-Lit2 VOL. XVII/1 eds. Irmgard Hunt and Jolyon T. Hughes. April, 2011. 102pp.

Trans-Lit2 VOL. XVI/2 eds. Irmgard Hunt and Jolyon T. Hughes. November, 2010. 104pp.

Trans-Lit2 VOL. XVI/1 eds. Irmgard Hunt and Jolyon T. Hughes. April, 2010. 113pp.

Trans-Lit2 VOL. XV/2 eds. Irmgard Hunt and Jolyon T. Hughes. November, 2009. 128pp.

Trans-Lit2 VOL. XV/1 eds. Irmgard Hunt and Jolyon T. Hughes. March, 2009. 120pp.

Trans-Lit2 VOL. XIV/2 eds. Irmgard Hunt and Jolyon T. Hughes. October, 2008. 117pp.

Trans-Lit2 VOL. XIIV/I eds. Irmgard Hunt and Jolyon T. Hughes. April, 2008.106pp.

Trans-Lit2 VOL. XIII/2 eds. Irmgard Hunt and Jolyon T. Hughes. Nov, 2007. 113pp.

Trans-Lit2 VOL. XIII/1 eds. Irmgard Hunt and Jolyon T. Hughes. April, 2007. 117pp.

Trans-Lit2 VOL. XII/2 eds. Irmgard Hunt and Jolyon T. Hughes. Nov, 2006. 107pp.

Trans-Lit2 VOL. XII eds. Irmgard Hunt and Jolyon T. Hughes. April, 2006. 127pp.