Lin Centre Emeritus Member Charles Taylor co-recipient of 2019 Ratzinger Prize

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Published: 7Oct2019

Charles Taylor, CC, GOQ, FRSC, FBA, McGill BA 1952, Professor Emeritus of Philosophy at McGill, former Professor of Political Science at McGill, and the only emeritus member of the Yan P. Lin Centre through its Research Group on Constitutional Studies, has been named a co-recipient of the 2019 Ratzinger Prize. The prize was endowed by former Pope Benedict XVI for scholarship in theology relating to his work.


Taylor has been previously been awarded the Kyoto Prize, the Templeton Prize, the Berggruen Prize for Philosophy, and the John W. Kluge Prize.

 

In spring 2020, McGill-Queen's University Press will publish Interpreting Modernity: Essays on the work of Charles Taylor, coedited by RGCS member Daniel Weinstock, Lin Centre director Jacob T. Levy, and Jocelyn Maclure.

 

https://zenit.org/articles/2019-ratzinger-prize-the-laureates-are-a-canadian-philosopher-and-an-african-theologian/