Emeritus Faculty

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Michael M. Morton

Research Professor Emeritus in the Department of Germanic Languages and Literature

Office: 116E Old Chemistry, Durham, NC 27708

Campus Box: Box 90256, Durham, NC 27708-0256

Phone: (919) 660-3169

mmorton@duke.edu

Ann Marie Rasmussen

Professor Emerita of Germanic Languages and Literature

Office: 116C Old Chemistry, German Department, Durham, NC 27708

Campus Box: Box 90256, German Department, Durham, NC 27708-0256

Phone: (919) 660-3160

annmarie.rasmussen@duke.edu

I came to Duke University in 1988 from the "Deutsches Seminar" of the University of Berne in Switzerland, where I taught as an assistant professor for 2-1/2 years. I have held a variety of leadership positions at Duke University, including chairing the German department from 1/1/06 to 1/1/08 and... Full Profile »

James L. Rolleston

Professor Emeritus

Office: 116L Old Chemistry, Durham, NC 27708

Campus Box: Box 90256, Durham, NC 27708-0256

Phone: (919) 660-3162

jroll@duke.edu

I arrived in German Studies through a love of poetry and specifically of Rilke’s poetry. Both my M.A. and my Ph.D. theses were on Rilke, and I realize now that Rilke has subtly influenced my choice of other topics for scholarly work, through the magisterial power and scope of his language; through... Full Profile »