Log In

Edward Wagenknecht Edit Profile

author

Edward Wagenknecht, American author.

Background

Wagenknecht, Edward was born on March 28, 1900 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Henry E. and Mary (Erichsen) Wagenknecht.

Education

Bachelor of Philosophy, University Chicago, 1923. Master of Arts, University Chicago, 1924. Doctor of Philosophy, University Washington, 1932.

Career

Professor of English, Boston University, 1947-1965; professor emeritus, Boston University, since 1965. Editor Boston University Studies in English, 1954-1957. Lowell lecturer, 1958.

Works

Connections

Married Dorothy Arnold, August 3, 1932. Children: Robert Edward, David Arnold, Walter Chappell.

father:
Henry E. Wagenknecht

mother:
Mary (Erichsen) Wagenknecht

spouse:
Dorothy Arnold

child:
David Arnold Wagenknecht

child:
Walter Chappell Wagenknecht

child:
Robert Edward Wagenknecht