Elisabeth of Bohemia and Herford Prize

The Center for the History of Women Philosophers and Scientists presents the first

Ulrike Detmers

Elisabeth of Bohemia and Herford Prize

2018

The prize of €3,000 is awarded for outstanding work on the philosopher Princess Elisabeth of Bohemia, Abbess of Herford (1618-1680).

Award committee:

  • Prof. Dr. Ruth Hagengruber, Director of the Center for the History of Women Philosophers and Scientists, Paderborn University, Germany
  • Prof. Dr. Sarah Hutton, Honorary Visiting Professor, University of York, UK
  • Prof. Dr. Dominik Perler, Professor of Philosophy, Humboldt-University, Berlin, Germany
  • Prof. Dr. Ulrike Detmers, Donor, Gütersloh, Germany

The winner will be announced during the conference ‘Elisabeth of Bohemia (1618-1680): Life and Legacy’ celebrating the fourth centenary of her birth.  The conference is sponsored by the Fritz Thyssen Stiftung with the support of the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Philosophie, the DFG Arbeitsgruppe, ‘Frauen in der Geschichte der Philosophie’ and the Centre for the History of Women Philosophers and Scientists, Paderborn University.