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German literature educator

Wolfgang Paul Emmerich, German literature educator. Recipient Article prize German Studies Association, 1993. Juror Bremer Literature Prize, Bremen, 1978-1987. Member Arbeitskreis Literatür ünd Politik in Deütschland (chairman).

Background

Emmerich, Wolfgang Paul was born on March 30, 1941 in Chemnitz, Saxony, Germany. Son of Heinrich and Charlotte (Seidel) Emmerich.

Education

Graduate teacher's state examination, University Tübingen, Germany, 1966. Doctor of Philosophy, University Tübingen, Germany, 1968.

Career

Assistant professor State University of New York, Buffalo, 1969-1970, University Tübingen, 1970-1971, University Bremen, Germany, 1971-1977, professor, since 1978. Visiting professor University Wisconsin, Madison, 1978-1979, University Paris VIII, 1985, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, 1994, University Torrino, 1997. Max Kade distinguished professor Indiana University, Bloomington, 1986.

Visiting fellow New College, University Oxford, 1999. Speaker in field.

Works

Membership

Juror Bremer Literature Prize, Bremen, 1978-1987. Member Arbeitskreis Literatür ünd Politik in Deütschland (chairman).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: sports, music, traveling, gardening.

Connections

Married Silke Elisabeth Dahm, August 18, 1971 (deceased 1997). Children: Niels, Julia, Johann.

father:
Heinrich Emmerich

mother:
Charlotte (Seidel) Emmerich

spouse:
Silke Elisabeth Dahm

children:
Julia Emmerich

Johann Emmerich

Niels Emmerich