Ulrich Schönherr, Associate Professor of German.

M.A., Johann-Wolfgang- Goethe-Universität, Frankfurt (Philosophy and German Literature); M.Phil., Ph.D. Columbia University, New York. Teaching and research interests in modern and contemporary German and Austrian literature, Romanticism, literary theory, media aesthetics, and literature and music. Dr. Schönherr is the author of Das Unendliche Altern der Moderne. Untersuchungen zur Romantrilogie Gert Jonkes (Vienna: Passagen Verlag, 1994), and scholarly articles on Kafka, Adorno, E.T.A. Hoffmann, Gert Jonke, Marcel Beyer, and Peter Handke. He is currently working on a new book project: Hearing-Writing-Silence: Musico-Acoustic Imaginations in Contemporary German-Austrian Literature . (E-Mail: uschoenh@haverford.edu)