Andrea Tschemplik (1961-2020)

Andrea Tschemplik, associate professor of philosophy at American University, died last month.

Professor Tschemplik worked mainly in Ancient Greek philosophy. Her books include Knowledge and Self-Knowledge in Plato’s Theatetus and a translation of Plato’s Republic. More recently, she worked on a new annotated translation of Kant’s Grounding for the Metaphysics of Morals. At the time of her unexpected death she was writing a book on the aesthetic dimensions of philosophy titled Plato and Kant: The True, the Good and the Beautiful.

She was a member of the faculty at American University since 2001. She had also taught at Hunter College, Upsala College, Drew University, and George Washington University. She earned her MA in philosophy at Bryn Mawr and her PhD at the Graduate Center of the City University of New York.

(via Steven Cahn)

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