Education: BA, MA and Ph.D., State University of New York, Albany
Professor Byrd is a scholar of nineteenth-century German literature and media studies. He teaches German language and cultural studies at Grinnell College. He received his Ph.D. and M.A. from the... read more
I am working on the first (English language) monograph on Fatih Akın and his cinema, (tentatively entitled) The New Sound of Europe: Polyphony and Multiethnicity in Fatih Akın's... read more
Department Chair: German
Book Project: Holocaust Tourism. Moving Through Memory.
Selected Conference Presentations:
- "Holocaust Tourism in Berlin." Presented at the... read more