Who I am: My CV

I´m currently living in Freiburg (Southern Germany/Black Forest) and in Madrid (Spain). I have been a freelance journalist for more than 20 years (newspapers and radio-stations, local and nationwide) and I have been a lecturer at the University of Freiburg and also a highschool teacher in Freiburg.

My current Address (Germany):

Klaus Gauger

Wildtalstr. 61

D-79108 Freiburg

Phone: 0049-761-5561891

Email: klaus_gauger@yahoo.com

My current Address (Spain):

C/González Amigó, Nº 23, Esc. B, 3º D

E-28033 Madrid

Employment:

Contributing Writer:

Badische Zeitung (1987-2000)
Daily Massachusettes Collegian (1990)
Neue Zürcher Zeitung (2000-2001)
Die Welt (2000-2004)
Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung (1998)
Hessischer Rundfunk (1998-2004)
Südwestrundfunk (1998-2005)
Saarländischer Rundfunk (1998-2000)
Bayerischer Rundfunk (1999)
Deutschlandradio Berlin (1998-2001)
Expansión (2006)

Center of activities: reviews of fiction and non-fiction books. Radioessays about spanish literature in the programm “Profile” of the Südwestrundfunk at Baden-Baden (SWR).

Since summer 2006: contributing writer for the spanish economic newspaper “Expansión”.

Teaching:

1999-2008 : “Deutschlandkundliche Winterkurse” (courses in german language, intermediate level) of the DAAD. These courses always take place in january and february and are organized by the Freiburg University for the DAAD (Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst – German foreign academic exchange service) for australian, new zealandese and south american scholarship holders of the DAAD.

2000 : course in german language for beginners at the Humboldt-Institut in Kirchheimbolanden.

2000 : Course in german language, intermediate level at the Sprachenkolleg in Freiburg.

2001 : Doctorate course about german philosophy at the private university of Madrid CEES (Universidad Europea).

2002 : Courses in german language for beginners in the Sonderprogramm für Japanische Studierende (JSP) in march at the University of Freiburg.

2001 – 2003 : Courses in german language (intermediate) at the VHS (Volkshochschule).

2002/2003/2005 : Courses in german language, intermediate and beginners level in the Internationale Studienwochen in september at the of the University of Freiburg.

2002 and 2005: Courses in german language, intermediate and beginners level in the Internationale Studienwochen in march of the University of Freiburg.

2003 and 2004 : Courses in german language for beginners in the Sonderprogramm für japanische Studierende (JSP) in august at the University of Freiburg

2008 and 2009: Courses in german literature for swedish students of the University of Uppsala studying german language and literature in Freiburg.

Education:

1984-1985: Studies in economics at the University of Freiburg.

1985-1989: Studies in Romance Languages and Literature and German Literature at the University of Freiburg.

1989: Studies at the Universidad Complutense in Madrid. Courses in spanish and latinamerican literature, spanish and latinamerican history.

1990: M.A., Modern history, Romance Languages and Literature and German Literature, University of Freiburg.

1990/91: Studies at the University of Massachussetts in Amherst. Courses in creative writing, american and latinamerican history.

1997: Ph.D, German literature, University of Freiburg – doctoral thesis about the early works of the german writer Ernst Jünger (1895-1998).

2008: 1. Staatsexamen (first state examination) in German literature and language, Spanish literature and language, Modern history, University of Freiburg International Studies.

2010: 2. Staatsexamen (second state examination) in history and spanish (I am an approved teacher of history and spanish for highschools in Germany since then).

Practical training

9/1/1987: Cultural section of the „Badische Zeitung“ (local newspaper in Freiburg).

5/11-6/19/1992: Südwestrundfunk (SWR) of Freiburg (local radio station).

4/1-5/1/1993: Deutsche Presseagentur (dpa – german news agency) in Stuttgart.

5/1-5/31/1993: Schwäbisches Tagblatt (local newspaper of Tübingen).

9/1 – 9/30/1993: Spanish television department („Europa Semanal“) of the „Deutsche Welle“ (statal german international television) in Cologne.

10/10/1994 – 3/28/1995: Multimedia department of the publisher „Rombach-Verlag“ in Freiburg.

10/1-12/31/1998. Cultural section of the „Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung“ (FAZ) of Frankfurt.

12/1 2009 – 31/7 2010: « Referendariat » (traineeship lasting one and a half years) at the Walter-Eucken-Gymnasium (Highschool) in Freiburg.

Since fall 2010: freelance and non-commercial blogger (creative commons):

https://klausgauger.wordpress.com/

Books:

1997: Gauger, Klaus, Krieger, Arbeiter, Waldgänger, Anarch, Das kriegerische Frühwerk Ernst Jüngers, Frankfurt: Peter Lang 1997

Publications in journals:

– Gauger, Klaus, Titanomachie, Jüngers Planetarische Technikkritik, in: Diktynna, Jahrbuch für Natur und Mythos, München: Edition Arnshaugk 2009, S. 100 – 135

– Gauger, Klaus, el culto a Nietzsche en Alemania, in: Estudios Nietzsche, num. 7, 2007, p. 123- 143

– Gauger, Klaus, Karl Philipp Moritz als Sprecher des „Vierten Standes“: Sozialgeschichtliche und sozialpsychologische Aspekte des Anton Reiser in: Revista de Filología Alemana, num. 12, 2004. p. 33-50

– Gauger, Klaus, un libro de resistencia al nazismo, Las Casas contra Hitler, in: Nueva Revista de Política, Cultura y Arte, num. 88, julio-agosto 2003, p. 26-38

– Gauger, Klaus, Friedrich Georg Jüngers „Perfektion der Technik“, in: Strack, Friedrich (ed.), Titan Technik, Ernst und Friedrich Georg Jünger über das technische Zeitalter, Würzburg: Königshausen und Neumann 2000, p. 153-167

– Gauger, Klaus, Ernst Jüngers Essays von 1950 bis 1990. Überleben in der technischen Welt. In: Les Carnets Ernst Jünger, num. 5, Gap: Louis Jean 2000, p. 141-161

– Gauger, Klaus, Die Weltschau des Anarchen, Zu den utopischen Romanen Ernst Jüngers, in: Revista de Filología Alemana, num. 7, p. 139-163

– Gauger, Klaus, Zu Friedrich Georg Jüngers „Perfektion der Technik“, in: Les Carnets Ernst Jünger, num. 3, Gap: Louis Jean 1998, p. 75-92

– Gauger, Klaus, Zur Modernedeutung in Ernst Jüngers „Der Arbeiter“, in: Sprachkunst, Beiträge zur Literaturwissenschaft, Jahrgang XXIX/1998, 2. Halbband, Wien: Verlag der österreichischen Akademie der Wissenschaften, p. 269-290

Book reviews:

1999: Paul Noack, Ernst Jünger, Eine Biographie, Berlin:Alexander Fest Verlag 1998, in: Zeitschrift für Germanistik, Neue Folge 3, 1999, S. 772-775

Projects in the www:

– Collaborator for the project „Baden and german revolution of 1848“.

– Collaborator for the project „youth cultures“.

Director of both projects: Irmtraud Götz von Olenhusen, professor for modern and contemporary history at the University of Düsseldorf.

Conferences

1998: Symposium in 1998 at Friedrich Georg Jüngers one hundredth birthday at the University of Heidelberg. I gave a lecture about Friedrich Georg Jüngers „Die Perfektion der Technik“ (published in Friedrich Strack (ed.), Titan Technik, Ernst und Friedrich Georg Jünger über das Technische Zeitalter, Würzburg: Königshausen und Neumann 2000).

Languages :

German (native Speaker)

Spanish (DELE Superior made in 2006 with 91.5 points – required for pass 70, maximum 100 points)

English (high reading and hearing comprehension skills, good skills on a written level, on an oral level my English has become rusty – unfortunately it´s already 20 years ago that I stayed for a longer time in the USA)

French (intermediate proficiency)

Italian (basic proficiency)

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