Nicole Anna Schneider

Research Interests

  • Postmodern and Contemporary American Literature
  • Twentieth and Twenty-first Century American Literature and Culture
  • Ethnic Literatures of North America
  • Native American Studies
  • Visual Culture Studies


Current Research Project

Ph.D. thesis: “Visual Protest, Virtual Participation, and Viral Images: Protest and Photography in the Contemporary Movement for Black Lives.”


Courses WiSe 2021/22

Introduction to Literary and Cultural Studies (Übung + Lektürekurs Mittwoch 9:30-12:00 Uhr)

Introduction to Literary and Cultural Studies (Übung + Lektürekurs Donnerstag 14:00-16:30 Uhr)

Literature and Media (Bachelormodul): Photography in American Literature and Culture

Literary and Cultural History II: American and Canadian Gothic


Office Hours WiSe 2021/22

Wed. 3 -4 pm in UA-209, please email for an appointment beforehand.



2017 Yale University Post-Graduate Research Fellowship of the Bavarian America Academy,  Gilder Lehrman Center for the Study of Slavery, Resistance and Abolition

2018-20 Doctoral Scholarship of the Maximilian-Bickhoff-Foundation