Carl Schorske, Who Reshaped the Study of Cultural History, Dies at 100

Posted
September 21, 2015

Carl Schorske, the Dayton-Stockton Professor of History, Emeritus, at Princeton University and an authority on the intellectual and cultural history of 19th- and 20th- century Europe, died Sunday, Sept. 13, 2015, in Hightstown, New Jersey. He was 100 years old.

Schorske gained international acclaim for his extraordinary blending of art history, European political and cultural life, international history, urban development, literary criticism, psychoanalysis, and the emergence of 20th-century culture. Read more.

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Area of Interest: 
Cultural History
Region: 
Europe
Period: 
19th Century
20th Century