Claus Bredenbrock


Claus Bredenrbock was born in Gelsenkirchen-Buer in 1947. 1968 – 1974 studies in Social Sciences, Theory of the Media, Law and Education at the “Ruhr-Universitaet”, Bochum, West-Germany and University of North York, Toronto, Canada. 1st and 2nd State’s Examination for Teaching at Colleges for Social Work and Pre-School-Education. 1976 –1981 Lecturer at a College for Social Work in the Ruhr-Region, West-Germany. 1981/82 Visiting Researcher at the “Ethnic Relations Research Unit”, University of Aston, Birmingham and the “Centre for Contemporary Cultural Studies”, University of Birmingham, England. In 1982, Final Diploma in English at the “Institute of Linguists”, London, England. Since 1982 freelance author for regional and national newspapers and newsmagazines, since 1986 author for regional, national and international public radio and television networks and their magazine programmes, author of TV- and Radio documentaries.