Dieter H. Sevin (University of Washington, 1967) is Professor of German and Director of Graduate Studies. His teaching and research interests are focused primarily on nineteenth- and twentieth-century German literature, with a special interest in German exile and GDR-literature, film and reception studies, and literary censorship. He is the author or co-author of nine books, several in multiple editions. The recipient of awards and fellowships from the American Council of Learned Societies, the American Philosophical Society, the German Academic Exchange Service and the Vanderbilt University Research Council, he has served as Associate Director of the Vanderbilt European Studies Center and as a member of the MLA delegate assembly.Sevin, Dieter is the author of 'Wie Geht's? An Introductory German Course', published 2006 under ISBN 9781413012828 and ISBN 1413012825.