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Literature educator

Louise Vinge, Swedish literature educator. Recipient Gleerup's prize New Society of Letters, Lund, 1967, 99, Schück's prize Swedish Academy, 1980, Festschrift, Lärdomens Trädgård, 1996.

Background

Vinge, Louise was born on November 24, 1931 in Hovås, Sweden. Daughter of Karl Axel and Märta (Lagerlöf) Vinge.

Education

Bachelor, Lund (Sweden) University, 1954. Master of Arts, Lund (Sweden) University, 1963. Doctor of Philosophy, Lund (Sweden) University, 1967.

Career

Teacher High School, Sollefteå, Sweden, 1955-1957. Editor CWK Gleerup Publications, Lund, 1962-1964, 69. Maî de conferences associé University de Bordeaux, France, 1968-1969.

Assistant professor University Lund, 1970-1980, professor comparative literature, 1980-1996, professor emeritus, since 1996.

Membership

Board directors Clara Lachmann's Foundation, Göteborg, 1995-1901. Member New Society of Letters (secretary 1973-1977), Royal Society Humanities (president 1994-1995), Swedish Research Council of Humanities (board directors 1987-1992), Royal Academy Letters, History and Antiquities, Royal Physiographic Society in Lund.

Connections

father:
Karl Axel Vinge

mother:
Märta (Lagerlöf) Vinge