Ben R. Schneider, Jr.
Ben R. Schneider, Jr. was Emeritus Professor of English at
Lawrence University in Appleton, Wisconsin. A dedicated teacher, researcher
and writer, his published works include Wordsworth's Cambridge Education, The
Ethos of Restoration Comedy, Travels in Computerland, and My Personal Computer
and Other Family Crises. He placed great value on the Socratic Method in
teaching, the philosophy of the ancient Greek and Roman Stoics, and a
straightforward reading of Shakespeare's plays based on their classical moral
His last book, The Influence of Stoicism on William
Shakespeare: His Background of Reading and How It Shaped His Portrayal of
Characters (2015) is available from The Edwin Mellen Press.
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