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George Steiner

Doctor Honoris Causa

George Steiner received an Honorary Doctorate from the University of Girona for being one of the most incisive, brilliant and ethically committed voices of the 20th century, with renowned intellectual and humanist prestige, for his reflections on language, culture and society, and for his links to the UdG through its Chair of Contemporary Art and Culture.

Date of investiture:
26 October 2012 in the Auditori de la Mercè
Dr Maria Josep Balsach
Investiture speech:
Dr Anna M. Geli, rector of the University of Girona
Institutional Honoris Causa Publication

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