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Michael John Robertson

Michael John Robertson, British researcher, lexicographer, translator. Member British Comparative Literature Association, New Chaucer Society, International Comparative Literature Association, European Association Science.

Background

  • Robertson, Michael John was born on September 17, 1954 in Edinburgh, Scotland. Son of George and Kathleen Cameron (McPherson) Robertson.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, University Stirling, 1977. Doctor of Philosophy, University York, 1980.

    Career

    • Research assistant University Augsburg, Federal Republic Germany, 1980-1984, University Paderborn, Federal Republic Germany, 1985-1986. Editorial assistant Annual Bibliography of English Language and Literature, University Library, Cambridge, England, 1986-1988. Scientific editor Georg Thieme Publication, Stuttgart, Federal Republic Germany.

      Abstracter English studies, Oxford, England, since 1984. Translator Polity Press, Cambridge, England, since 1988, Blackwell's, Cambridge, Mass, since 1988.

    Works

    • Co-author Early Modern English Lexicography, 1989. President Socialist Society, Stirling University, 1973.

    Membership

    Member British Comparative Literature Association, New Chaucer Society, International Comparative Literature Association, European Association Science.

    Personality

    Interests

    Collecting antiquarian books, playing bagpipes, chess.

    Connections

    • Married Renate Schaller, May 12, 1989.
    • father: George Robertson
    • mother: Kathleen Cameron (McPherson) Robertson
    • spouse: Renate Schaller
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    Born September 17, 1954
    (age 63)
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