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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 has taught at Columbia University, and is now a professor emerita at Université Paris Cité. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Julia Kristeva has received more than 901,405 page views. Her biography is available in 57 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 55 in 2019). Julia Kristeva is the 210th most popular philosopher (up from 225th in 2019), the 15th most popular biography from Bulgaria (up from 17th in 2019) 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 210 out of 1,081Before her are Gabriel Marcel, Diogenes of Apollonia, Al-Ash'ari, Rudolf Carnap, Jean-François Lyotard, and Moses Mendelssohn. After her are Marsilius of Padua, Hasan al-Basri, Proclus, Diotima of Mantinea, Ibn Tufail, and Joseph de Maistre.

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Among people born in 1941, Julia Kristeva ranks 27Before her are Dick Cheney, Robert Forster, Faye Dunaway, Franco Nero, Nona Gaprindashvili, and Jon Lord. After her are Vivienne Westwood, Viktor Zubkov, Václav Klaus, Jon Brower Minnoch, Paul Simon, and Fausto Cercignani.

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In Bulgaria

Among people born in Bulgaria, Julia Kristeva ranks 15 out of 372Before her are Boris III of Bulgaria (1894), Todor Zhivkov (1911), Phocas (547), Simeon I of Bulgaria (864), Marcian (396), and Diogenes of Apollonia (-460). After her are Talaat Pasha (1874), Simeon Saxe-Coburg-Gotha (1937), Kubrat (605), Saint Naum (830), Boris I of Bulgaria (828), and Tiberius II Constantine (520).

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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