Jean-Paul Sartre

10 Things You Might Not Know About Jean-Paul Sartre

1. Jean-Paul Sartre (1905-1980) was a heavy smoker, and reportedly smoked up to three packs of cigarettes per day. 2.…

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How to Read Sartre

The How to Read series, curated by New School philosophy professor Simon Critchley, aims to condense the works of great…

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Celebrating the Man Who Made Depression Cool: Happy Birthday, Jean-Paul Sartre!

Happy birthday, Jean-Paul Sartre! On this special day, we celebrate the man who brought us the concept of "existential dread"…

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Simone de Beauvoir: More Than Just the Woman Behind Sartre

Happy birthday, Simone de Beauvoir! Today marks the 115th birthday of one of the most influential feminist philosophers of all…

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Jean-Paul Sartre

Jean-Paul Sartre (1905–1980) was a pioneering intellectual and proponent of existentialism who championed leftist causes in France and other countries.…

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