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Humanities educator

Margarete Zimmermann, German humanities educator. Member International Christine de Pizan Society (president 1998-2000).

Background

Zimmermann, Margarete was born on June 7, 1949 in Rehme, Germany. Daughter of Artur and Hildegard (Schaer) Zimmermann.

Education

Master of Arts in Comparative Literature, University Bordeaux, 1972. Doctor of Philosophy, University Munster, 1978.

Career

Research assistant Westfal Wilhelms University, Munster, Germany, 1975-1988. Professor Freie University, Berlin, since 1988. Professor University Trier, Germany, 1985, Justus-Liebig University, Giessen, Germany, 1986, Margherita von Brentano-Preis, 1996.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: (with others) Collaboration in France: Politics and Culture during the Nazi Occupation 1940-1944, 1989, Politics, Gender and Genre: The Political Thought of Christine de Pizan, 1992, (with Dina De Rentiis) The City of Scholars. New Approaches to Christine de Pizan, 1994. Co-editor (yearbook) Querelles, since 1996.

Membership

Member International Christine de Pizan Society (president 1998-2000).

Connections

father:
Artur Zimmermann

mother:
Hildegard (Schaer) Zimmermann