univ. prof. dr. konrad paul liesmann

Univ. Prof. Dr. Konrad Paul Liessmann was born in 1953 in Villach, Austria. He studied German, History and Philosophy at the University of Vienna and is an Austrian Philosopher.

There are a lot of scientific an essayistic publications related to questions of aesthetic, art- and culture philosophy, society and media theory, philosophy of the 19th and 20th century and theory of education.

Awards:
1989 Award for Science, Vienna
1996 Austrian Award for Cultural Journalism
1998 Award for Culture, Villach
2003 Award of Honour of the Austrian Bookstore for tolerance in thinking and acting
2006 Austrian "Scientist of the Year 2006"
2010 Award for Non-Fiction book "Danubius"
2010 VIZE 97 of the Dagmar and Vaclac Havel Foundation Prague