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Anthony Jensen

Associate Professor

Contact Information:
St. Catherine of Siena Hall 133


Ph.D. - Emory University

Area(s) of Expertise:

Late modern philosophy, Ancient philosophy, epistemology, philosophy of history, modern Germany, history of classical philology

Awards and Honors:

Research Fellowship in Berlin - Alexander von Humboldt Stiftung
Teaching Development Fellowship - National Endowment for the Humanities
Research Fellow in Residence - Klassik Stiftung Weimar
Research Fellow - Bill and Carol Fox Center for Humanistic Inquiry
Research Fellowship in Berlin, Weimar, Jena - German-American Fulbright Foundation

Selected Publications:

Jensen, Anthony. (2015). An Essay on Nietzsche's "On the Uses and Disadvantages of History for Life". Routledge.

Jensen, Anthony. (2014). From Natural History to Genealogy. Texturen des Denkens, Eds. Pichler & Born. DeGruyter. , 189-205.

Jensen, Anthony., Heit, Helmut . (2014). Nietzsche as a Scholar of Antiquity. Bloomsbury.

Jensen, Anthony. (2014). Friedrich Ritschl, Otto Jahn, Friedrich Nietzsche. German Studies Review, 37 (3), 529-547.

Jensen, Anthony. (2014). Nietzsche and Neo-Kantian Historiography. Kriterion, 55 (383-400)

Jensen, Anthony. (2013). Nietzsche’s Philosophy of History . Cambridge University Press.

Recent Presentations:

Jensen, Anthony., Keynote Address Rhode Island Philosophy Association, "On the Use and Abuses of Philosophy ".

Jensen, Anthony., Sorbonne Universités, "Écrire l'histoire historiquement".

Jensen, Anthony., Rice University, "Naturalizing Norms Naturalistically".

Jensen, Anthony., University College Cork, "Is Zarathustra Historical?".

Jensen, Anthony., Universidade Nova de Lisboa, "Nietzsche and the Proto-Neo-Kantian Unconscious".

Jensen, Anthony., Bonn, "Geschichtlichkeit und Metaphysik".

Jensen, Anthony., Berlin, "Die Aufnahme Schopenhauers ‘ästhetische Verzückung’".

Jensen, Anthony., Berlin, "Ermanarich, Theognis, Diogenes: Methodological Observations in Nietzsche’s Earliest Articles".

Jensen, Anthony., Colloque Philosophique International d'Evian, "Individu-Individualisme-Individualite".

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