Julia Kristeva

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Julia Kristeva (French: [kʁisteva]; born Yuliya Stoyanova Krasteva, Bulgarian: Юлия Стоянова Кръстева; on 24 June 1941) is a Bulgarian-French philosopher, literary critic, semiotician, psychoanalyst, feminist, and, most recently, novelist, who has lived in France since the mid-1960s. She is now a professor emerita at the University Paris Diderot. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Julia Kristeva has received more than 846,924 page views. Her biography is available in 55 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 52 in 2019). Julia Kristeva is the 225th most popular philosopher (down from 211th in 2019), the 17th most popular biography from Bulgaria and the 2nd most popular Bulgarian Philosopher.

Julia Kristeva is most famous for her contributions to semiotics, psychoanalysis, and feminism.

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Among philosophers, Julia Kristeva ranks 225 out of 1,089Before her are Imre Lakatos, Gaston Bachelard, Diotima of Mantinea, Joseph de Maistre, Paul Feyerabend, and Hippasus. After her are Slavoj Žižek, Franz Brentano, Chilon of Sparta, Celsus, Epimenides, and William Godwin.

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Among people born in 1941, Julia Kristeva ranks 26Before her are Jon Lord, Paul Simon, Art Garfunkel, Franco Nero, Fausto Cercignani, and Tadao Ando. After her are Faye Dunaway, Dennis Ritchie, Václav Klaus, Ahmet Necdet Sezer, Ryan O'Neal, and Charlie Watts.

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In Bulgaria

Among people born in Bulgaria, Julia Kristeva ranks 17 out of 313Before her are Phocas (547), Marcian (396), Simeon I of Bulgaria (864), Todor Zhivkov (1911), Diogenes of Apollonia (-460), and Talaat Pasha (1874). After her are Boris I of Bulgaria (828), Tiberius II Constantine (520), Kubrat (605), Simeon Saxe-Coburg-Gotha (1937), Tzvetan Todorov (1939), and Ratko Janev (1939).

Among PHILOSOPHERS In Bulgaria

Among philosophers born in Bulgaria, Julia Kristeva ranks 2Before her are Diogenes of Apollonia (-460). After her are Peter Deunov (1864).

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