Willi Goetschel

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MPhil (Zurich), PhD (German, Harvard)


For more information visit Prof. Goetschel’s page on the Department of German website.


Primary Office

Department of German

St. Michael’s College, Odette Hall

50 St. Joseph Street, Room 313
Tel: 416-926-2320
Fax: 416-926-2329


Secondary Office

Department of Philosophy

170 St. George St., Rm. 513
Fax: 416-978-8703

Research Interests:  
Jewish Thought, German Enlightenment and Idealism, Critical Theory, Social and Political Theory


— Constituting Critique: Kant’s Writing as Critical Praxis (1994)

— Spinoza’s Modernity: Mendelssohn, Lessing, and Heine (2004)

editor of the collected works of Hermann Levin Goldschmidt (1992-)