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literature critic

Manfred Gsteiger, Swiss literature critic. Member Poets, Playwrights, Editors, Essayists and Novelists association romand, Association International de Little comparée, Association suisse de litt. computer (president 1979-1983).

Background

Gsteiger, Manfred was born on June 7, 1930 in Twann, Bern, Switzerland. Son of Otto and Hanna Lüthi Gsteiger.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy, University Bern, 1956.

Career

Literature redaktor Radio Bern, 1961-1966. Privat-docent University Neuchâtel, Switzerland, 1966, chargé de cours Switzerland, 1967. Associate professor Université, Neuchâtel, since 1987, professor extraordinaire Lausanne, Switzerland, 1972, professor ordinaire Switzerland, since 1981.

Visiting professor University Illinois, 1971, 72, 76.

Membership

Member Poets, Playwrights, Editors, Essayists and Novelists association romand, Association International de Little comparée, Association suisse de litt. computer (president 1979-1983).

Connections

Married Pierrette Favarger, February 4, 1956. Children: Fanny, Saïda.

father:
Otto Gsteiger

mother:
Hanna Lüthi Gsteiger

spouse:
Pierrette Favarger

child:
Fanny Gsteiger

child:
Saïda Gsteiger