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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 Michael Wood

Modern & contemporary literature in English, French, German & Spanish; literary theory; theory of the novel; the history of criticism

Professor Richard Dyer

Film & cultural studies; theories of representation & entertainment; lesbian & gay culture; white representation; music & film; Italian cinema; the European crime film

Professor Nigel Leask

Literature & culture of the 'long Romantic period', with a focus on empire, nation & travel writing. My recent focus is Scottish literature & thought 1750-1850, with a special emphasis on Robert Burns & his poetic & intellectual circle.