Alexander Nehamas is co-winner of Nietzsche Prize
Posted January 22, 2001; 03:29 p.m.
Alexander Nehamas, Edmund N. Carpenter II professor in the humanities and professor of philosophy and comparative literature, is co-winner of the Fifteenth International Nietzsche Prize.
The Prize is awarded by the Associazione Internazionale di Studi e Ricerche Federico Nietzsche in recognition of overall intellectual accomplishment. Previous winners include the sociologist Henri Lefebvre, the novelist Roberto Calasso, the historian Eric Hobsbawm, and philosophers Emmanuel Levinas, Hans-Georg Gadamer, Paul Ricoeur, Jacques Derrida, Sir Karl Popper and Richard Rorty.
The award ceremony will be held in Palermo, Sicily on April 20, 2001.
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