Paul S. Loeb

Book Cover: The Death of Nietzsche's ZarathustraDistinguished Professor of Philosophy
Susan Resneck Pierce Professor of Humanities and Honors

BA, Cornell University, 1981
PhD, University of California, Berkeley, 1991

Areas of Interest
History of Philosophy: Ancient Greek Philosophy, Kant, Nietzsche, Wittgenstein, Deleuze

Philosophy of Time, Personal Identity, Freedom of the Will, Death and the Meaning of Life

Aesthetics, Philosophy of Film, Philosophy of Literature

Political Theory, Posthumanism, Bioethics

The Death of Nietzsche's Zarathustra (Cambridge University Press, 2010)

Translation in progress (with David F. Tinsley) of Nietzsche's Thus Spoke Zarathustra and Unpublished Fragments from the Period of Thus Spoke Zarathustra (Vols 7, 14, 15 of The Complete Works of Friedrich Nietzsche, Stanford University Press)

“Eternal Recurrence,” in Oxford Handbook of Nietzsche, eds. Ken Gemes and John Richardson, Oxford University Press, 2013.

“Will to Power and Panpsychism: A New Exegesis of BGE 36,” in Nietzsche on Mind and Nature, eds. Manuel Dries and Peter Kail, Oxford University Press, 2014.