The Stiftung Frauen-Literatur-Forschung e.V. (Foundation Women's Literature Research e.V.) was founded on July 13, 1986. It focuses on researching, collecting and making visible the women writers and translators who have published between 1945 and 2008 in Germany, Austria and Switzerland.

The Stiftung Frauen-Literatur-Forschung e.V.

  • produces the Datenbank Schriftstellerinnen in Deutschland, Österreich, Schweiz 1945-2008 (DaSinD)
  • connects traditional and innovative research approaches within literary studies
  • initiates cooperation and networks among experts
  • supports debates and researches in Literary Studies
  • organizes seminars, workshops and conferences
  • gets involved in Literary Studies and Cultural Policy issues
  • publishes its results

The Stiftung Frauen-Literatur-Forschung e.V. is connected through memberships and partnerships with institutions and individuals at home and abroad.