Sigmund-Freud-Preis

The »Sigmund-Freud-Preis für wissenschaftliche Prosa« (Prize for Academic Prose) was first awarded by the German Academy for Language and Literature in 1964.
It is granted to scholars who publish in German and contribute decisively to the development of language usage in their fields of study through excellent linguistic style.
The »Freud-Preis« is sponsored by the HSE Foundation and is awarded annually at the autumn conference of the German Academy in Darmstadt.
The prize has been endowed with €20,000 since 2013.

Prize Winner 2017

Barbara Stollberg-Rilinger is awarded the »Sigmund-Freud-Preis für wissenschaftliche Prosa« 2017. The prize giving ceremony will take place in Darmstadt on October, 28.

Awardees

Reinhart Koselleck

Reinhart Koselleck

Historian
Born 23/4/1923
Deceased 3/2/2006
Member since 1980

Sigmund-Freud-Preis 1999
Laudatory Address by Friedrich Wilhelm Graf
Acceptance Speech by Reinhart Koselleck
Diploma

... dem engagierten Streiter in der Öffentlichkeit; dem spiritus rector der »Geschichtlichen Grundbegriffe«, dem denkenden Historiker.

Jury members
Juryvorsitz: Präsident Christian Meier,
Vizepräsidenten Elisabeth Borchers, Peter Hamm, Norbert Miller, Beisitzer Giuseppe Bevilacqua, Kurt Flasch, Adolf Muschg, Erica Pedretti, Klaus Reichert