Christine Anton

Professor of German

Department: Foreign Languages
Phone: 706-233-4063
Fax: (706) 236-5091
Campus Box: 5044
Location: EVA 102 C
E-mail: canton@berry.edu

Short Bio

DR. CHRISTINE ANTON, a native of Germany, is Professor of German and Director of the Language Resource Center at Berry College. She received her B.A. in English and German from the Universität Erlangen and her graduate degrees in German Languages and Literatures from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She has published two books on German realism and German cultural memory of National Socialism, and a number of articles on 19th and 20th century German and Austrian literature as well as on second language acquisition. Dr. Anton has received several awards for excellence in teaching and was honored by the American Association of Teachers of German with the Duden Award for her “outstanding efforts and achievement in the teaching of German.” Dr. Anton previously taught at the State University of New York and the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill.

Education

  • Specialist in 19th and 20th Century German literature
  • B.A., English and German, Friedrich-Alexander-Universität, Erlangen, Germany
  • M.A., Ph.D., German Literature, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill (1996)
  • Duden Award (2003) recipient from AATG in recognition for her outstanding efforts and achievement in the teaching of German