Wolfgang Krause
Wolfgang Krause (18 September 1895, Steglitz – 14 August 1970, Göttingen) was a German linguist. He specialised initially in Celtic studies and the Tokharians, later in Old Norse and especially ...
Eduard Castle
Eduard Friedrich Ferdinand Castle [kastle] (November 7, 1875, Vienna - June 8, 1959, Vienna) was an Austrian-German Germanist and literary historian (Literatur- & Theaterwissenschaftler).He partic...
Michel Cullin
Michel Cullin (* September 17, 1944 in Paris) is „Maître de conférences“ at the University of Nice and director of French-Austrian relations at the Diplomatic Academy of Vienna.
After he earned h...
Peter Branscombe
Peter John Branscombe (born 7 December 1929, Sittingbourne, Kent – 31 December 2008, St Andrews, Scotland) was an English academic in German studies, a musicologist, and a writer on Austrian cultural ...
Edwin Keppel Bennett
Edwin Keppel Bennett, noms de plume: Francis Bennett, Francis Keppel (26 September 1887 – 13 June 1958), was an English writer, poet, Germanist, and a prominent academic. He served as the president of...
Charles Andler
Charles Philippe Théodore Andler (11 March 1866, Strasbourg – 1 April 1933, Malesherbes, Loiret) was a French Germanist and philosopher.
Andler was born to a Protestant family in Strasbourg. In 18...
Breon Mitchell
Breon Mitchell (born Bert Breon Mitchell; 1942) is a (retired) American professor of Germanic Studies and translator. He was a Professor of Germanic Studies and Comparative Literature and Director of...
Rudolf Simek
Rudolf Simek (born 21 February 1954 in Eisenstadt, Burgenland) is an Austrian Germanist and philologist.Simek studied German literature, philosophy and Catholic theology in the University of Vienna, b...
Arno Schirokauer
Arno Schirokauer (1899 – 24 May 1954) was a German-Jewish literary scholar, best known for his biography of Ferdinand Lassalle.In 1939, Schirokauer managed to travel to Havana, Cuba and on to Me...
Karl Helm
Karl Helm (full name Karl Hermann Georg Helm, born 19 May 1871 in Karlsruhe, died 9 September 1960 in Marburg) was a German medievalist, Germanist and religious studies scholar.He studied German philo...
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Zdzisław Żygulski, Sr.
Zdzisław Żygulski (4 April 1888, Przemyśl – 24 October 1975), was a Polish literary historian and Germanist. He was a professor at the universities of Łódź and Wrocław. An expert of German literature...
Wybren Jan Buma
Wybren Jan Buma (1910–1999) was a scholar of Frisian languages and history, known for editing and translating Germanic law codes including the Asega-bôk (his was the first modern scholarly edition the...
Victor Lange
Victor Lange (13 July 1908 — 29 June 1996) was a renowned Germanist, known primarily for his work at Princeton University.
Born in Leipzig, Germany, he obtained his M.A. degree from the Univ...
Hans Egon Holthusen
Hans Egon Holthusen (April 15, 1913 – January 21, 1997) was a German lyric poet, essayist, and literary scholar.Holthusen was born in Rendsburg the Province of Schleswig-Holstein, the son of a P...
Edwin Gentzler
Edwin Gentzler is an American Germanist, comparative literature and translation scholar.
Gentzler first obtained his BA in English at Kenyon College, Gambier, Ohio in 1973. After studying Germanis...
Kåre Langvik-Johannessen
Kåre Johannes Langvik-Johannessen (10 April 1919 – 27 October 2014) was a Norwegian philologist, literary historian and translator.He was born in Onsøy as a son of manager Hans Johannessen (1889–1986)...
Rudolf Much
Rudolf Much (born 7 September 1862 and died 8 March 1936 in Vienna), the son of archaeologist Matthäus Much, was an Austrian Germanist, considered one of the founding fathers of Germanic studies.His 1...
Italo Alighiero Chiusano
Italo Alighiero Chiusano (10 June 1926 – 15 February 1995) was an Italian independent writer, literary critic, Germanist, literary historian, essayist, author of dramas, and journalist.Chiusano author...
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Franz Koch (writer)
Franz Koch (Attnang, Oberösterreich 21 March 1888 - Tübingen 29 December 1969) was a German literary historian and scholar of Goethe and Schiller. He was compromised by his association with National S...
Oskar Seidlin
Oskar Seidlin (February 17, 1911 – December 11, 1984); German-born American literary scholar, poet, and writer of children’s stories. He is also said to have co‑authored several detective novels or K...
Theodore Ziolkowski
Theodore Ziolkowski (born 1932 in Birmingham, Alabama), is a scholar in the fields of German studies and comparative literature. He received an A.B. from Duke University in 1951, an A.M. from Duke in ...
Hans Naumann
Hans Naumann (May 13, 1886 – September 25, 1951) was a German literary historian (philologist) and folklorist (Germanist).Naumann was born in Görlitz and died in Bonn. Being a member of the Nazi...
Paul Michael Lützeler
Paul Michael Lutzeler (born November 4, 1943 in Doveren, Heinsberg, Germany) is a German-American scholar of German studies and comparative literature. He teaches as Rosa May Distinguished University ...
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Dieter Cunz
Dieter Cunz (August 4, 1910 – February 17, 1969), German-born American historian, writer, educator, and occasional journalist. He is also said to have co‑authored several detective novels or Kriminal...
Ludwik Zabrocki
Ludwik Zabrocki (24 November 1907 in Czersk – 8 October 1977 in Poznań) was a Polish linguist, an expert in German and Indo-European studies. He was a professor at the Adam Mickiewicz University in Po...
Albert Bernhardt Faust
Albert Bernhardt Faust (20 April 1870 in Baltimore – 8 February 1951) was a United States German and German-American studies scholar.
After attending the German Zions School in Balt...