Andrew C. Wisely, Ph.D.Associate Professor of German, Director of the Honors Program, and Co-Director of the Baylor in Germany Summer Study Program
One Bear Place #97390
Waco, TX 76798-7390
Old Main 208
Phone: (254) 710-7162
Office Hours - Fall 2014: Tuesdays 2:00-4:00 and by appointment.
Andrew Wisely is Associate Professor of German at Baylor University, having joined the faculty in 2003. He holds a Ph.D. from Washington University in St. Louis, and a B.A. from Wheaton College in Illinois. His research and teaching interests lie in 19th and 20th-Century German literature, culture, and intellectual life, especially of turn-of-the-century Austria. His area of specialization has long been the writings of and about the Viennese writer Arthur Schnitzler (1862-1931).
Washington University (St. Louis, MO): Ph.D in German Literature, 1993
Wheaton College (Wheaton, IL): A.B. in German with honors, 1985; Minor in Political Science
Special Problems in German, Exploring the German Literary Tradition, Special Topics in German, The Dresden Experience, Advanced Integrated Language and Culture - Germany, Intermediate German, Elementary German
“If Peace Should Break Out: The Discourse of Honor in the Writings of Arthur Schnitzler.” Egon Schwarz (director) — Examines dueling as a cultural artifact in plays and novellas of Arthur Schnitzler (1862-1931), and in fiction, treatises, handbooks, and memoirs of his contemporaries.
Book review of Carol Tully, ed., Zeugen der Vergangenheit. H.G. Adler-Franz Baermann Steiner: Briefwechsel 1936-1952. Published in Journal of Austrian Studies (2013).