John Noyes

Professor of German
Affiliated Faculty, Centre for European, Russian, and Eurasian Studies




Odette Hall 304; 50 St. Joseph Street



Globalization, culture and philosophy in late-Enlightenment Germany; Concepts of the Human in Post-Apartheid South Africa
Recent Book:

Herder: Aesthetics against Imperialism (University of Toronto Press, 2015)


Forthcoming Book:

Herder’s “Essay on Being”: A Translation and Critical Approaches (Camden House)


Recent Awards:

Fellowship at Stellenbosch Institute for Advanced Studies (South Africa) (2017)

National Endowment for the Humanities Fellowship: “The Legacy of Herder’s Theory of Cultural Difference and Universal Reason” (2016-17)

SSHRC Insight Development Grant: “Globalization in the Age of Goethe” (2013-2016)

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