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Foreign language educator

Patricia Anne Herminghouse, American Foreign language educator ( hum: library study, Educated)foreign language educator. Member Modern Language Association, American Association Teachers German (executive council 1979-1981), German Studies Association (Executive Committee), Coalition Women German (coordinator 1974-1975, nat. steering committee 1976-1979, 94^), Association Depts. Foreign Langs. (Executive Committee).

Background

Herminghouse, Patricia Anne was born on March 13, 1940 in Melrose Park, Illinois, United States.

Education

Bachelor, Knox College, 1962. Master of Arts, Washington University, 1965. Doctor of Philosophy in German, Washington University, 1968.

Career

Assistant professor German, U. Missouri-St. Louis, 1966-1967, vis.lectr., 1968-1969. Assistant professor Washington University, St. Louis, 1967-1978, associate professor German, 1978-1983. Fuchs professor German studies, U. Rochester, New York, since 1983, also department chairman foreign langs., literature and linguistics, 1983-1989.

Lecturer German, Fontbonne College, 1965-1966. International Research & Exchanges Board ad hoc grantee, 1976. Senior fellow National Endowment for the Humanities, 1991.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor or co-editor: Literatur der DDR in den siebziger Jahren, 1983, Literatur und Literaturtheorie in der DDR, 1976, Frauen im Mittelpunkt, 1987, Gender and Germaness, 1997, Ingeborg Bachmann and Christa Wolf, 1998, German Feminist Writings, 2000, German Literature in a New Century, 2008. Editor German Democratic Republic Bulletin, Newsletter Literature and Culture in German Democratic Republic, 1975-1983. Co-editor: Women in German Yearbook, 1994-2002.

Membership

Member Modern Language Association, American Association Teachers German (executive council 1979-1981), German Studies Association (executive committee, vice president/president 2001-2002, president 2003-2004), Coalition Women German (coordinator 1974-1975, national steering. committee 1976-1979, 94-2002), Association Departments Foreign Languages (executive committee).

Connections

Married 1964; 2 children.

spouse:
1964