Gianni Vattimo

Philosopher
Professor emeritus of philosophy at the University of Turin and former member of the European parliament

Gianni Vattimo is emeritus professor of philosophy at the University of Turin and former member of the European parliament. His most recent books include The Responsibility of the Philosopher (2010), A Farewell to Truth (2011), and Hermeneutic Communism (2011, co-authored with S. Zabala), all translated into several languages. His forthcoming book is Of Reality: The Purposes of Philosophy.