Myron Schneider

Visit Dates: 2018-19

Doctoral candidate at Mary Immaculate College, University of Limerick, Ireland

Research Interests
  • Contemporary German Literature
  • Literary Minialia
  • Literature
  • Philosophy

Myron Schneider is a visiting researcher at the Institute and a doctoral candidate at Mary Immaculate College, University of Limerick, Ireland. Specializing in philosophy and modern German literature, Schneider completed his undergraduate studies and master's degree at the Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg.  A past fellow of the Notre Dame Berlin Seminar, Myron has also been a participant in the Research Academy and the Scientific College of the German Academic Scholarship Foundation.  While visiting Notre Dame, he hopes to make strides on his dissertation on introspective explorations in relation to public spaces in the context of Rainald Goetz's revival of writing. His teaching and research interests include contemporary German literature, theoretical and interpretative problems of literary minimalia, and the interferences between literature and philosophy. 

He is a visiting scholar for the 2018-2019 academic year.