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Dieter Borchmeyer

Dieter Borchmeyer, German literature and theatre arts educator.
  • Background

    Borchmeyer, Dieter was born on May 3, 1941 in Essen, Germany.
  • Education

    • Doctor Phil., University Munich, Germany, 1971; Doctor Phil. Habilitation, University Munich, Germany, 1979; Doctor, University Montpellier, 2005.

    Career

    • Professor University Munich, Germany, 1982-1988, University Heidelberg, Germany, since 1988; Visiting professor St. Louis University, 1983, University California, Davis, 1990, Indiana University, Bloomington, 1993, University Washington, Seattle, 1996; president Bavarian Academy Fine Arts, since 2004. Author: Hoefische Gesellschaft bei Goethe, 1979, Macht und Melancholie, 1988, Richard Wagner. Theory and Theatre, 1991, Weimarer Klassik, 1994, Goethe Der Zeitbueger, 1999, Richard Wagner. Ahasvers Wandlungen, 2002, Drama and the World of Richard Wagner, 2003, Mozart oder die Entdeckunj der Liebe, 2005.

    Religion

    Roman Catholic

    Confession: African Gospel Church

    Connections

    • Spouse Ursula Beitelrock.
    • Child: Florian
    • Child:
    Born March 3, 1941
    (age 74)
    Nationality
    Ethnicity
    • 1971
      studied at University Munich, DR
    • 1979
      studied at University Munich, Habilitation, DR
    • 2005
      studied at University Montpellier, DR
    • 1982 - 1988
      Professor, University Munich
    • 1988
      Professor, University Munich