Wickham, Christopher J.

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WICKHAM, Christopher J.

WICKHAM, Christopher J. British, b. 1950. Genres: Film, Language/ Linguistics, Literary criticism and history. Career: University of Regens- burg, Germany, lecturer in English, 1974-76; Allegheny College, Meadville, PA, assistant professor of German, 1982-85; University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, assistant professor of German, 1985-91; University of Texas at San Antonio, assistant professor, 1991-97, associate professor of German, 1997-; Middlebury College, Middlebury, VT, German School, instructor, 1986, 1991, 1993, 1997, 1999, 2001, 2003. Publications: Diendorf Kr. Nabburg (phonological study of a Bavarian dialect), 1987; (ed. with K.-H. Schoeps) Was in den alten Buechern steht…: Neue Interpretationen von der Aufklaerung zur Moderne (title means: What the Old Books Say…: New Interpretations from the Enlightenment to the Present), 1991; (ed. with B.A. Murray) Framing the Past: The Historiography of German Cinema and Television, 1992; Constructing Heimat in Postwar Germany: Longing and Belonging, 1999. Address: Dept of Modern Languages and Literatures, University of Texas at San Antonio, 6900 N Loop 1604W, San Antonio, TX 78249-0644, U.S.A.