Eliseo Vivas

Fellow: Awarded 1939

Field of Study: Philosophy

Competition: US & Canada

Born: 07-13-1901

Died: 08-28-1993

As published in the Foundation’s Report for 1939–40:

VIVAS, ELISEO:  Appointed for the writing of a book on systematic philosophy, developing particularly a theory of value consonant with the implications of scientific method; tenure, twelve months from September 1, 1939.

Born July 13, 1901, in Colombia. Education:  College of the City of New York, 1926; University of Wisconsin, B.Sc., 1928, Ph.D., 1935; Barnes Foundation, 1930.

Instructor in Philosophy, 1930–35, Assistant Professor, 1935—, University of Wisconsin. Advisory Editor, Kenyon Review.

Publications:  Articles and reviews in Philosophical International Journal of Ethics, Journal of Philosophy, Marxist Quarterly, Philosophy of Science, Literary Review, Nation, Guardian, Wisconsin Literary Magazine, New Student, University of Kansas Review, Wisconsin State Journal, Herald Tribune Books, Capital Times, New Republic, Partisan Review, Sewanee Review, Kenyon Review.