Nadler, Steven

 

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Steven Nadler is the William H. Hay II Professor of Philosophy at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, where he has been teaching since 1988.  His books include Spinoza: A Life (1999, winner of the Koret Jewish Book Award), Spinoza’s Heresy: Immortality and the Jewish Mind (2002), Rembrandt’s Jews (2003, a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize), The Best of All Possible Worlds:  A Story of Philosophers, God, and Evil (2008), The Cambridge History of Jewish Philosophy (co-edited, 2008), and A Book Forged in Hell: Spinoza’s Scandalous Treatise and the Birth of the Modern Age (2011).  He is also the editor of the Journal of the History of Philosophy.


On Rorotoko:


On his book The Best of All Possible Worlds: A Story of Philosophers, God, and Evil
(Our Cover Feature of January 30, 2009)

On his book A Book Forged in Hell: Spinoza’s Scandalous Treatise and the Birth of the Modern Age
(Our Cover Feature of October 21, 2011)