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Jason Dawsey



Before coming to the University of Tennessee-Knoxville, Jason Dawsey taught at the University of Southern Mississippi.  His research interests include the German-Jewish intellectual Günther Anders, critiques of modern technology, the history of Marxism, and the emergence of Holocaust awareness after 1945.


Ph.D., University of Chicago, 2013.

Selected Publications

  • “After Hiroshima: Günther Anders and the History of Anti-Nuclear Critique,” in Understanding the Imaginary War: Culture, Thought and Nuclear Conflict, 1945-1990 (Manchester University Press, forthcoming), edited by Benjamin Ziemann and Matthew Grant.
  • The Life and Work of Günther Anders: Émigré, Iconoclast, Philosopher, Man of Letters (Studien Verlag, 2014), which I have co-edited with Günter Bischof and Bernhard Fetz.

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