Anne Marbury Wyatt-Brown
Life & Work
Anne Wyatt-Brown is also a Member of the HumanDHS Gobal Advisory Board
Anne M. Wyatt-Brown is an Emeritus Associate Professor in the Program in Linguistics, University of Florida. Since 2005 she has been co-editor of the Journal of Aging, Humanities, and the Arts. Her degrees include, A. B., Radcliffe College, Harvard University, 1961, M.A.T., The Johns Hopkins University, 1962, and Ph.D. in English, Case Western Reserve University, 1972. She has taught at Colorado State University, The University of Colorado, Cleveland Institute of Art, Case Western Reserve University, The University of Florida, The University of Richmond, and The College of William and Mary.
Professor Wyatt-Brown joined the Gerontological Society of America in 1983 and was elected a fellow of the Gerontological Society of America in 1999. Editor of Age Studies, a book series for the University Press of Virginia from 1993-2001, she also serves on the editorial boards of the Journal of Aging Studies, International Journal of Aging and Human Development, and Psyart: The Journal. Her books are Barbara Pym: A Critical Biography (Columbia: University of Missouri Press, 1992) and Aging and Gender in Literature: Studies in Creativity (Charlottesville: University Press of Virginia, 1993), a co-edited collection. In 1995 she was guest editor of "Creativity in the Face of Death" for the Journal of Aging Studies 4 (Winter) and in 2003 guest editor of "Generations for Listening to Older Peoples Stories" (27, 3).
Professor Wyatt-Brown's essays have appeared in The Gerontologist, Generations, Journal of Aging Studies, Aging and Identity, Psychohistory Review, and The Journal of Modern Literature. "Aging and Literature," a major essay review, has appeared in the Encyclopedia of Aging (Macmillan, 2002). She also has articles in the two editions of the Handbook of Humanities and Aging (Springer, 1992 & 2000), one in A Guide to Humanistic Studies in Aging: What Does It Mean to Grow Old?,(2010). and another on psychoanalysis and teaching writing in Transitional Objects and Potential Spaces: Literary Uses of D. W. Winnicott (1993). A literature review on aging and literature appeared in The Oxford Companion to Women's Writing in the United States (1995). Dr. Wyatt-Brown has also published (with Barbara Waxman) A Brief Bibliography of Aging in Literature. Washington, DC: Association for Gerontology in Higher Education, 1999.
Publications & Articles
|A Woman in Berlin: The Complexity of Humiliation at the End of World War II
Abstract of a paper presented at Round Table 2 of the 2005 Workshop on Humiliation and Violent Conflict, Columbia University, New York, December 15-16, 2005
|"A Woman in Berlin: An Endless Cycle of Female Humiliation, Berlin 1945"
In Social Alternatives(Special Issue "Humiliation and History in Global Perspectives"), Vol. 25, No. 1, First Quarter, pp. 12-16, 2006.
|Humiliation In My Brother’s Image
Abstract presented at the 2006 Workshop on Humiliation and Violent Conflict, Columbia University, New York, December 14-15, 2006.
|A Challenge to Medical Hierarchies
Abstract presented at the 2007 Workshop on Humiliation and Violent Conflict, Columbia University, New York, December 13-14, 2007.
|A Holocaust Narrative of Humiliation and Resilience
Abstract presented at the 2008 Workshop on Humiliation and Violent Conflict, Columbia University, New York, December 11-12, 2008.
The Burden of Palestinian Education: Undoing Humiliation
|From Auschwitz to the International Court of Justice in the Hague
Abstract presented at the 2010 Workshop on Transforming Humiliation and Violent Conflict, Columbia University, New York, December 9-10, 2010.