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us: Zwicky, Jan, 1955-


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  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1955-05-10
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Calgary (Alta.)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Quadra Island (B.C.)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Calgary (Alta.)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Toronto (Ont.)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Princeton (N.J.)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Waterloo (Ont.)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) London (Ont.)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Fredericton (N.B.)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Edmonton (Alta.)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Victoria (B.C.)
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) University of Calgary
        • Organization: (naf) Princeton University
        • Organization: (naf) University of Waterloo
        • Organization: (naf) University of Western Ontario
        • Organization: (naf) University of New Brunswick
        • Organization: (naf) University of Alberta
        • Organization: (naf) University of Victoria (B.C.)
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) University of Toronto
        • Affiliation End: 1981
    • Gender

        female
    • Associated Language

        eng
    • Field of Activity

        (lcsh) Philosophy
          (lcsh) Poetry
            (lcsh) Essays
              (lcsh) Music
                (lcsh) Education, Higher
              • Occupation

                  (lcsh) Women philosophers
                    (lcsh) Women poets
                      (lcsh) Essayists
                        (lcsh) Women musicians
                          (lcsh) Women college teachers
                            (lcsh) Philosophy teachers
                        • Use For

                        • Sources

                          • found: Author's Wittgenstein elegies, c1986: t.p. (Jan Zwicky) Can. CIP (Zwicky, Jan, 1955- )
                          • found: Songs for relinquishing the earth, ©1998: title page (Jan Zwicky)
                          • found: Wikipedia, October 21, 2015 (Jan Zwicky; born 10 May 1955 in Calgary, Alberta; Canadian philosopher, poet, essayist, and musician; BA from the University of Calgary and earned her PhD at the University of Toronto in 1981; taught philosophy at Princeton University, University of Waterloo, University of Western Ontario, University of New Brunswick, and the University of Alberta; professor emerita in the Philosophy Department at the University of Victoria; lives on Quadra Island, British Columbia)
                        • LC Classification

                          • PR9199.3.Z95
                        • Change Notes

                          • 1987-04-23: new
                          • 2015-11-07: revised
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