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Roland Hagenbuechle

Roland Hagenbuechle, American literature educator. Member European Association American Studies, Modern Language Association, Milton Society of America, Society Study Midwestern Literature.

Background

  • Hagenbuechle, Roland was born on October 13, 1932 in Homburg, Switzerland. Son of Ferdinand and Josephine (Baumann) Hagenbuechle.

  • Education

    • Doctorat, University Zurich, Switzerland, 1967. Guest professor University Goettingen, Federal Republic Germany, 1974-1975, John F. Kennedy Institute, Berlin, 1975-1976, University Bern, Switzerland, 1976-1977. Professor American literature University Wuppertal, Federal Republic Germany, 1977-1980, Catholic University Eichstatt, Federal Republic Germany, since 1980.

    Career

    • Professor American lit. Editor: American Poetry Between Tradition and Modernism, 1865-1914, 1984, Poetic Knowledge: Circumference and Center, 1980, Poetry and Epistemology, 1986, Poetry and the Fine Arts, 1989.

    Works

    • Author: Choice and the Fall of Man in Milton's Paradise Lost, 1967, Self-Encounter in the Poetry of E. Dickinson, 1975 (University Zurich Venia legendi 1975), Emily Dickinson:Wagnis der Selbstbegegnung, 1988. Editor: American Poetry Between Tradition and Modernism, 1865-1914, 1984, Poetic Knowledge: Circumference and Center, 1980, Poetry and Epistemology, 1986, Poetry and the Fine Arts, 1989. Captain infantry, Swiss Army, since 1964.

      Swiss National Foundation fellow Yale University, New Haven, 1968-1970, American Council Learned Societies fellow Yale University, 1971-1972.

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Member European Association American Studies, Modern Language Association, Milton Society of America, Society Study Midwestern Literature.

    Personality

    Interests

    Music, mountain climbing.

    Connections

    • Married Helen Imfeld, March 30, 1964.
    • father: Ferdinand Hagenbuechle
    • mother: Josephine (Baumann) Hagenbuechle
    • spouse: Helen Imfeld
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