Homepage von Hans-Heino Ewers, Frankfurt am Main (www.hhewers.de)


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Ewers studied German Literature, Philosophy, Linguistics and Political Sciences at the Universities of Cologne, Bonn and Frankfurt/Main. In 1976 he made the Ph. D. in German Literature in Frankfurt. Since 1978 he worked as Assistant Professor at the University of Cologne (Department of Education) and since 1984 at the University of Bonn. In 1986 he submitted his inaugural dissertation, entitled "Kindheit als poetische Daseinsform. Studien zur Entstehung der romantischen Kindheitsutopie im 18. Jahrhundert. Herder, Jean Paul, Novalis und Tieck" (Childhood as a poetical form of being. Studies on the emergence of childhood as romantic utopia in the 18th century. Herder, Jean Paul, Novalis und Tieck.).

Since 1989 Ewers is Professor of German Literature with a focus on Children's Literature at the Johann Wolfgang Goethe-University of Frankfurt/Main and Director of the "Institut für Jugendbuchforschung" (Institute for Children's Literature Research). He is the initiator and co-editor of the "Yearbook of Research in Children's Literature", published since 1995, and author of numerous studies on the theory and history as well as on contemporary children's literature. In 2000 he published "Literatur für Kinder- und Jugendliche" (Children's Literature), an introduction into Children's literature research.

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