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German literature educator

Burghart Wachinger, German literature educator. Recipient Leibniz-Preis, Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft, 1988.

Background

Wachinger, Burghart was born on June 10, 1932 in Munich. Son of Walther and Liselotte (Langewiesche) Wachinger.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy, University Munich, Germany, 1958.

Career

Assistant University Munich, Germany, 1958-1959, 61-69. Lecturer Bryn Mawr (Pennsylvania) College, 1959-1960, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1960-1961. Professor University Tübingen, Germany, 1969-1998.

Connections

Married Marie-Helene Gravert, July 25, 1966. Children: Eva, Lorenz.

father:
Walther Wachinger

mother:
Liselotte (Langewiesche) Wachinger

spouse:
Marie-Helene Gravert

children:
Eva Wachinger

Lorenz Wachinger