Allan Janik

United States, 1941

Allan Janik was Research Fellow at the Forschungsinstitut Brenner-Archiv of the University of Innsbruck until his retirement, besides his professorships in cultural history and philosophy at the universities of Vienna and Innsbruck and the Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm. Janik is an expert on the cultural history of modern Austria and in philosophy, particularly Wittgenstein. Together with Stephen Toulmin, he wrote Wittgenstein’s Vienna (1973).

In Nexus Review, Allan Janik discusses A Philosophical History of Love and The Looshaus.