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British Academy Fellows

Record for: TIMMS, Professor Edward, OBE

Post: Research Professor in History at the Centre for German-Jewish Studies, University of Sussex

Specialisms: Western Europe; Social & Cultural Anthropology, Other Branches, Political History, Social History, History

Appointments:
Research Professor in History at the Centre for German-Jewish Studies, University of Sussex University of Sussex (2003-)
Lecturer in German and Fellow of Gonville and Caius College University of Cambridge (1965-1991)
Professor of German University of Sussex (1992-2002)

Principal publications:
Romantic Communist: The Life and Work of Nazim Hikmet, 1999, 2006 (2nd ed)
Freud and the Child Woman: The Memoirs of Fritz Wittels, 1995
Karl Krauss - Apocalyptic Satirist, 2 vols, 1986, 2005

Elected to the Fellowship: 2006 § H6

Website:

http://www.sussex.ac.uk/cgjs/people/list/person/2689