After studying Classical Philology , Modern Greek and Byzantine Philology and Theology in Marburg , Frankfurt am Main and Bochum , Emrich received his doctorate in 1973 from the University of Bochum . There he was then a research assistant and lecturer in Modern Greek and Byzantine Philology until his retirement in 2005. His publications include works on modern Greek literature and lexicography as well as translations from modern Greek.
- Ancient metaphors and comparisons in the lyric work of Kostis Palamas . Amsterdam: Hakkert 1974, 279 p. (= Bochum Studies on Modern Greek and Byzantine Philology, Vol. I). (Diss. Bochum 1973)
- Modern Greek without any effort . German adaptation of the Assimil language textbook Le Grec sans peine (with changeover to the new accentuation and corrections), Paris / Chennevières 1984
- (Ed.): Poetic Athens Guide. Athens - Attica - classical sites . Greek and German. Darmstadt: Wiss. Buchges. 2000, ISBN 3-534-14270-5
- Giorgos Seferis : Ionian Journey . Übers. Frankfurt am Main: Suhrkamp Verlag 2006, ISBN 3-518-22403-4
|BRIEF DESCRIPTION||German Neo-Greekist|
|DATE OF BIRTH||1940|