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Literature educator

Carl Abraham Fehrman, Swedish literature educator. Member New Society Letters at Lund, Royal Swedish Academy Letters, History and Antiquities, Royal Society Letters at Lund, Royal Danish Academy of Sciences and Letters, Norwegian Academy of Sciences and Letters.

Background

Fehrman, Carl Abraham was born on February 3, 1915 in Lund, Sweden. Son of Daniel and Elsa (Björklund) Fehrman.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy, Lund University, 1945.

Career

Lecturer Lund University, 1945-1958, professor history of literature, poetics, 1958-1980, professor emeritus, since 1980.

Membership

Member New Society Letters at Lund, Royal Swedish Academy Letters, History and Antiquities, Royal Society Letters at Lund, Royal Danish Academy of Sciences and Letters, Norwegian Academy of Sciences and Letters.

Connections

Married Maj Britt Olsson, June 24, 1942 (deceased November 1997). Children: Daniel, Johan, Magnus.

father:
Daniel Fehrman

mother:
Elsa (Björklund) Fehrman

spouse:
Maj Britt Olsson

children:
Daniel Fehrman

Johan Fehrman

Magnus Fehrman