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Heinrich Detering

Heinrich Detering, German literary critic. Recipient Akademiepreis, Akademy der Wissenschaften, Goettingen, 1990, Kuenstlerstipendium, Wiepersdorf-Jury, 1993. Member Deutsche Akademie fuer Sprache und Dichtung, Kleist Society (board directors since 1996), Raabe Society (board directors 1990-2000, Raabe-Foerderpreis award 1989), Storm Society (board directors since 1996), Thomas Mann Society (board directors since 1996).

Background

  • Detering, Heinrich was born on November 1, 1959 in Neumuenster, Holstein, Germany. Son of Heinrich F.W. and Elisabeth (Wolff) Detering.

  • Education

    • Doctor of Philosophy, University Goettingen, Germany, 1988. Habilitation, University Goettingen, Germany, 1993.

    Career

    • Member professorial staff Goettingen University, 1993-1994. Associate professor University California, Irvine, 1991, University Munich, 1994-1995. Professor University Kiel, Germany, since 1995.

      Visiting professor University Aarhus, Denmark, 1996, Bergen, Norway, 1999. Fellow Wissenschaftskolley, Berlin, 2001.

    Works

    • Author: (books) Theodizee und Erzaehlverfahren, 1990, Das offene Geheimnis, 1994. Editor: (books) C.W. Dohm, Schriften, 1988, (yearbook) Jahrbuch der Raabe-Gesellschaft, since 1994, H. Wergeland, Sujets, 1995, hockey club Andersen, Maerchen, 1996, Grundzuege der Literaturwissenschaft, 1996, 4th edition, 2001, Grenzgaenge, 1997, Kulturelle Identitäten im der deutschen Literatur, 1998, Daenisch-deutsche Doppelgaenger, 2001.

    Membership

    Member Deutsche Akademie fuer Sprache und Dichtung, Kleist Society (board directors since 1996), Raabe Society (board directors 1990-2000, Raabe-Foerderpreis award 1989), Storm Society (board directors since 1996), Thomas Mann Society (board directors since 1996).

    Connections

    • Married Christine Trinter, June 30, 1984. Children: Jakob, Luise, Henrik.
    • father: Heinrich F.W. Detering
    • mother: Elisabeth (Wolff) Detering
    • spouse: Christine Trinter
    • children: Jakob Detering
    • Luise Detering
    • Henrik Detering
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    Born November 1, 1959
    (age 57)
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    • 1988
      University Goettingen
    • 1993
      University Goettingen
    • 1991
      associate, professor University California
      Irvine, California, United States
    • 1993 - 1994
      Member, professorial staff Goettingen University
    • 1994 - 1995
      associate, professor University California
    • 1995
      professor, University Kiel
      Germany