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Professor Edward Timms FBA

1937-2018

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About this Fellow

History; social history; cultural anthropology; political history; western Europe; Austria; Germany

Website: http://www.sussex.ac.uk/cgjs/people/list/person/2689

Appointments

Last post

  • Life Fellow of Gonville & Caius College, University of Cambridge; Research Professor at the University of Sussex

Past Appointments

  • Assistant Lecturer in German, School for Global Studies, University of Sussex, 1963 - 1965
  • Lecturer in German and Fellow of Gonville and Caius College, University of Cambridge, 1965 - 1991
  • Professor of German, School for Global Studies, University of Sussex, 1992 - 2002
  • Life Fellow of Gonville and Caius College, University of Cambridge, 1992
  • Research Professor in History at the Centre for German-Jewish Studies, University of Sussex, School for Global Studies, University of Sussex, 2003

Publications

Other Modern Languages, Literatures and other Media from 1830 Fellows

Professor Antoine Compagnon

French Renaissance prose; 19th and 20th-century French literature and culture; history of criticism; theory of literature

Professor Peter Brooks

Comparative literature, mainly French & English; Stendhal, Balzac, Henry James; the novel and its analysis; psychoanalysis and literary study; law and literature; identity in modern culture

Professor Laura Marcus

Nineteenth & twentieth century literature & visual culture; early film & literature, Virginia Woolf & Bloomsbury culture, modernism, life-writing

Professor William Rowe

Modern & contemporary poetry in Britain, America & Latin America; modern Latin America literature & cultural history, expeciallly Peru