Photo: Joyce van Belkom
Hungary, 1925 - 2016
oncologist and humanist

George Klein

George Klein was an oncologist and an essayist. Between 1957 and 1993, he led the department of tumor boiology at Karolinska Institute in Stockholm and taught at various universities. He published many articles on his research, but also wrote books on religion, atheism and humanism, such as The Atheist and the Holy City (1990), Pietà (1992) and Live Now (1997).

Published in

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School der beschaving
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De laatste vragen van Gustav Mahler
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Nexus 55

Hoop en vertroosting
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2010 or Earlier

Nexus 46

Durf ongelukkig te zijn
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Nexus 43

Brieven aan het nageslacht
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Europees testament
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2010 or Earlier

Nexus 6

Speaker at



Gustav Mahler’s Ultimate Questions

The Questor Hero

14 May 2011 9.40 - 17.30 Het Muziektheater Amsterdam


Nexus Conference 2004

Europe: A Beautiful Idea?

4 december 2004 9.00 - 18.10 Van Nelle Ontwerpfabriek, Rotterdam


The Idea of Europe

Past, Present and Future

2 October 2004 09.30 - 20.00 Palac Prymasowski, Warschau