Professor Dr Robert Pfaller
philosopher, University of Art and Industrial Design, Linz, Austria; author, (in German) Adult language: about its disappearance from politics and culture

Professor Dr Robert Pfaller, philosopher, teaches at the University of Art and Industrial Design in Linz, Austria. He is a founding member of the Viennese psychoanalytic research group ‘stuzzicadenti’.

In 2015 he won the Best Book Published in 2014 award by the American Board of Professional Psychology (ABAPsa) for his book The Pleasure Principle in Culture: Illusions without Owners (Verso, 2014). In 2007 he won The Missing Link award by Psychoanalytisches Seminar Zurich, Switzerland.

Photo by: Marco P​renninger

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