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Jurgen Klein

English literature educator

Jurgen Klein, German English literature educator. British Council Bursary, 1975, 81. Member Modern Language Association, German Society for English Romanticism, Society for History of Science, Deutsche Gesellschaft zur Erforschung des 18. Jahrhunderts.

Background

Klein, Jurgen was born on October 24, 1945 in Detmold, Lippe, Federal Republic of Germany.

Education

Dr.phil., University Marburg, 1973. Dr.habil., University Siegen, 1981.

Career

Assistant English Literature University Siegen, 1973-1981, university lecturer, 1981-1982, assistant professor, 1982-1987, associate professor English Literature/British Intellectual/Cultural History, since 1987. Visiting professor Ruprecht Karls University Heidelberg, 1985. Visiting professor Ernst-Moritz Arudt University Greifswald, 1991-1993, chair department English literature and British cultural studies, since 1994.

Visiting scholar Wolfson College, Cambridge University, 1996-1997. Honorary research scholar University Glasgow, 1996.

Works

book Byron's Romantischer Nihilismus (Salzburg studies in Romantic reassessment) (German Edition) book Theoriengeschichte als Wissenschaftskritik: Zur Genesis der literaturwissenschaftlichen Grundlagenkrise in Deutschland (Monographien zur philosophischen Forschung ; Bd. 201) (German Edition) book Radikales Denken in England: Neuzeit: Studien zur Geistes- und Sozialgeschichte (European university studies. Series XIV, Anglo-Saxon language and literature) (German Edition) book Anfange der englischen Romantik, 1740-1780: Heidelberger Vorlesungen (Anglistische Forschungen) (German Edition) book Francis Bacon, oder, Die Modernisierung Englands (Anglistische und amerikanistische Texte und Studien) (German Edition) book Beyond Hermeneutics: Zur Philosophie der Literature- und Geisteswissenschaften (Kleine Arbeiten zur Philosophie) (German Edition)

Membership

Member Modern Language Association, German Society for English Romanticism, Society for History of Science, Deutsche Gesellschaft zur Erforschung des 18. Jahrhunderts.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Philosophy, history of fine arts and architecture.