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Astrida Orle Tantillo, PhD




Building & Room:

409 UH


601 S. Morgan St., Chicago, IL 60607

Office Phone:

(312) 413-7329

Related Sites:

Selected Publications

“The Catholicism of Werther.” German Quarterly 81 (2008): 408-23.

“Werther, Frankenstein, and Girardian Mediated Desire.” Studia Neophilologica 80 (2008): 133-43.

“Damned to Heaven: The Tragedy of Faust Revisited.” Monatshefte, 99 (2007): 454-468.

“The Subjective Eye: Goethe’s Farbenlehre and Faust” in The Enlightened Eye: Goethe and Visual Culture. Ed. Evelyn Moore and Patricia Simpson. Amsterdam: Editions Rodopi, 2007. 265-77.


PhD University of Chicago

Research Currently in Progress

Major Interests:
Goethe; 18th-century literature, culture, and history of science