Frank Ankersmit

Dr. Frank Ankersmit

Professor of Aesthetics, Philosophy of History and Political Theory, University of Groningen.


Some recent publications

A New Philosophy of History. Reaktion Books.

Meaning, Truth, and Reference in Historical Representation.Cornell University Press.

Sublime Historical Experience. Standford University Press.

Texts to download

“Trauma and Suffering: a Forgotten Source of Western Historical Thought”, in Jörn Rüsen, ed. Western Historical Thinking. An Intercultural Debate. Berghahn Books, pp. 72-85.