Emeritus Director of Studies at EHESS François Lissarrague has died

By | December 17, 2021

François Lissarrague Death – Cause Of Death: Emeritus Director of Studies at EHESS François Lissarrague has passed away at the age of 74 on Wednesday 15th December 2021. EHESS is a School for Advanced Studies in the Social Sciences is one of the most selective and prestigious grandes écoles of social sciences in Paris, France.

Alexander Heinemann said “It is with enormous sadness tinged with bittersweet memories that I learn of François Lissarrague’s passing away. The excitement felt when first reading his groundbreaking texts still reverberates & I’ll miss the friendship & deep humanity of this great teacher. Grazie di Tutto.

François was born in 1947, according to Judith Peller Hallett said “François, trained in the sillage of Pierre Vidal-Naquet, had begun his career at the CNRS before being elected to the School in 1996. He was a talented and creative man with great intellectual, he had a great sense of humor. He will be remembered for his talent and unwavering optimism.

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