Schmidt-Dengler was interested in the educators who remain critical of the institutions to which they are indebted and who manage to convey this analytical, some would say rebellious, spirit to the young people under their tutelage.
Und die Rede von den Studierenden, die immer schlechter werden, ist schlicht obsolet". Die Wiener Gruppe in Aktion, eds. Die Studierenden werden nicht schlechter, sie provozieren nur. We appreciate your interest in bridges. Here, as in the rest of Austria, all literary and cultural roads led to him. In private, many of these young Germanists have stressed that his financial and intellectual support was crucial for their training and have also expressed concern over their future connections to Austria.
His most recent acquisition was the Vorlass as opposed to the Nachlass of Peter Handke, of which he was understandably proud. Many of those readers had at some point been students of the famed professor, attending his lectures on "Austrian literature after