Langer, Susanne K. (Susanne Katherina Knauth), 1895-1985

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Susanne Langer (1895-1985) was an American woman philosopher who wrote extensively on linguistic analysis and aesthetics. She received an A.B. from Radcliffe College in 1920, an M.A. in 1924, and a Ph.D. from Harvard University in 1926. From 1927-1942 she was a tutor in philosophy at Radcliffe. She also taught at: Wellesley, Smith, University of Delaware, New York University, Columbia University, Connecticut College, and others.

From the description of Papers, ca.1895-1985. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 612696998

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creatorOf Langer, Susanne Katherina Knauth, 1895-1985. Susanne Langer papers, 1956-1976. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
referencedIn Autograph File, L, 1641-1976. Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard
referencedIn Jackson, Laura (Riding), 1901-1991. Papers, 1929-1979. Florida State University
referencedIn Kenneth King papers, 1964-1981 The New York Public Library. Jerome Robbins Dance Division.
creatorOf Langer, Susanne Katherina Knauth, 1895-1985. Papers, ca.1895-1985. Harvard University, Houghton Library
creatorOf Langer, Susanne Katherina Knauth, 1895-1985. Ach Golgotha : air from "The Passion according to the Gospel of St. Matthew" arranged for violin violoncello and pianoforte / J.S. Bach. Harvard University, Loeb Music Library
creatorOf King, Kenneth. Papers, New York Public Libraries for the Performing Arts, Dance Collection
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associatedWith Wehr, Wesley, 1929-2004. person
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Birth 1895-12-20

Death 1985-07-17





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