Albert Camus
#143 Overall Influence

Albert Camus

French author and journalist


Why is this person notable and influential?

Albert Camus was a French philosopher, author, and journalist. He won the Nobel Prize in Literature at the age of 44 in 1957, the second-youngest recipient in history.
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What schools is this person affiliated with?
University of Algiers

Public university in Algeria

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Notable Works

What contributions to academia has this person made?
  • Resistance, Rebellion, and Death
  • The Growing Stone
  • Nuptials
  • The Myth of Sisyphus
  • Discours de Suède
  • Albert Camus, María Casares. Correspondence (1944-1959)
  • Exile and the Kingdom
  • The First Man
  • Neither Victims Nor Executioners
  • Correspondance Albert Camus, Jean Grenier
  • La Postérité du soleil
  • The State of Siege
  • Briefwechsel Albert Camus, René Char
  • The Plague
  • Betwixt and Between
  • Summer
  • The Fall
  • Les Cahiers Albert Camus
  • Réflexions sur la peine capitale
  • Carnets
  • American Journals
  • A Happy Death
  • The Rebel
  • Algerian Chronicles
  • Reflections on the Guillotine
  • The Guest
  • The Stranger
  • Stabsadjutant

Influence Rankings by Discipline

How’s this person influential?
#45 World Rank
#61 World Rank