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Jean-François Lyotard

Jean-François LyotardBorn: 10-Aug-1924
Birthplace: Versailles, France
Died: 21-Apr-1998
Location of death: Paris, France
Cause of death: Illness
Remains: Buried, Père Lachaise Cemetery, Paris, France

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Occupation: Philosopher

Nationality: France
Executive summary: Founder of Postmodernism

    Teacher: Constantine, Algeria (1950-52)
    University: PhD (1971)
    Professor: Philosophy, University of Paris, VIII
    Professor: Critical Theory, University of California at Irvine
    Professor: French and Philosophy, Emory University

Author of books:
The Postmodern Condition: A Report on Knowledge (1979)

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