Seth Elliott Meyer
Seth Elliott Meyer is a PhD candidate in German Literature and Culture. He received his BA from Northwestern University and MA from the University of Illinois at Chicago. He has also studied at the Eberhard-Karls-Universität Tübingen and the Humboldt Universität zu Berlin on a Fulbright Fellowship, taking part in the PhD-Net: Das Wissen der Literatur. Currently, he is finishing his dissertation on the figure of the idiot circa 1900.

Research Areas

poetics, poetology, the idiot, the metropolis, disability studies