• Professor Reynolds earned his Ph.D. at the University of Oregon in the Department of German and Scandinavian. He has published articles on the poetry of Rainer Maria Rilke, which he is putting together as a collection, and is currently working on a manuscript that deals with Rilke’s prose works, called Sense and Creative Labor. He is a student of Critical Theory, and has published an article on Max Horkheimer, as well as a translation of a series of letters between Horkheimer and Henryk Grossman. He teaches German language and literature classes, as well classes in Trinity’s First Year Experience program and the Philosophy department. In the summer, he teaches for Trinity’s Study Abroad program in Berlin. He is originally from Central New York State.

    • Ph.D. University of Oregon
    • MA in German Studies, University of Oregon
    • MA in Philosophy, University of Oregon
    • BA in Philosophy, SUNY New Paltz
    • Letters from Henryk Grossman to Max Horkheimer, in Henryk Grossman, The selected works of Henryk Grossman: Volume 1, Economic Writings, edited by Rick Kuhn, Leiden, The Netherlands: 2019. pp. 400-439. 
    • “Echoes of the Absolute: Rainer Maria Rilke’s Book of Images.” Studia austriaca, 24 (2016): 1-22. 
    • What is a Thing: Special Edition of Konturen, Volume 8, Winter 2015 (editor and introduction). Available online: http://journals.oregondigital.org/index.php/konturen/issue/current 
    • “A Vessel to Navigate a Terrifying World: Rilke’s Stunden-Buch. Studia austriaca, 22 (2014): 17-37. 
    • "Family, Inner Life, and the Amusement Industry." Radical Philosophy Review (Philosophy Documentation Center), 12.1/2 (2009): 1-19.
    • Modern German Literature and Philosophy
    • Rilke
    • Romanticism
    • Ethics
    • Phenomenology
    • Critical Theory
    • Philosophy of Literature
    • Philosophy of Liberation
    • German Language, elementary through advanced
    • German Literature: Decadence (German Lit around 1900), Lyric Poetry, Kafka
    • First Year Experience Writing Seminar
    • Philosophy: Continental Philosophy, German Idealism
    • Rachel Swain Memorial Scholarship
    • Astrid Williams Award
    • Ludwigsburg / Deutsches Literaturarchiv Marbach Fellowship
    • Philip Hansen Graduate Fellowship in German and Scandinavian
    • Baden-Württemberg Scholarship
    • Dr. F.G.G. Schmidt Fellowship