Wolfgang Ruttkowski

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RUTTKOWSKI, Wolfgang Victor (German and Comp.Lit.)

Born 5.2.1935 in Hirschberg (now Poland: Jelenia Gora)
Parents: Victor Ruttkowski and Ursula Drobing

EDUCATION:
Elem. school: 1940-45 in Hirschberg
Highschool: 1945-57 Niedersaechsische Heimschule, Wolfenbuettel (Abitur)
Universities: Goettingen 1957-61 (MA),
Wien 1961-62 (+ Burgtheater Schauspielschule, Regieklasse)
Freie Universitaet, Berlin 1962-63 (+ Mary Wigman Dance Studio)
Teacher’s Training School, Hannover 1961-63 (State Examen 1963)
McGill-University (Montreal) 1963-1965 (Ph.D.)
Acknowledged as Dr. phil. by Goettingen U. 1970

TEACHING EXPERIENCE:
Schiller Gymnasium, Hannover 1961-63
McGill University, Montreal, 1963-65
University of Southern California 1965-68 (assistant prof.)
New York University 1968-72 (associate prof.)
Tokyo University 1972-74 (visiting prof.)
Temple University, Philadelphia (full prof., 1974-83, chairman)
Kyoto Sangyo University (full prof. 1983-2003, retired as distinguished prof.)

PUBLICATIONS:
10 books and 64 scholarly articles on aesthetics, art psychology, theory and terminology of literature and literary genres, cabaret songs, music (listed in the internet and reference works). Living in Kyoto/Japan.

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