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Dr. Kipa and his World Literature Class
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Albert A. Kipa Dr. Albert A. Kipa   Email Albert A. Kipa
Retired
Professor Laureate of Comparative Literature, Emeritus

Background
B.A., City College of New York
A.M., Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania

Albert Kipa is Muhlenberg's first Professor Laureate and former Head of the Department of Languages, Literatures and Cultures (1989-1993; 1997-2004). He teaches courses devoted to German, Russian, and world literature. He specializes in Germano-Slavic literary and cultural relations and is the author or co-author of studies (books, articles) and reviews in his field. He has been the recipient of Fulbright, NEH and IREX grants, as well as Goethe Institute/AATG, Pennsylvania Department of Education, Ukraine’s Ministry of Culture and the Ukrainian Free University’s merit awards. From 1980 to 1982 he served on a National Advisory Council to the U.S. Department of Education. Currently he serves as president of The Ukrainian Academy of Arts & Sciences in the U.S. and is a Fellow of the Academy of Pedagogical Sciences of Ukraine.

Dr. Albert Kipa Retires After 46 Years at Muhlenberg


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