Philosopher Kojin Karatani Wins $1 Million Berggruen Prize

From a New York Times story by Dan Bilefsky headlined “Kojin Karatani Wins $1 Million Berggruen Prize”:

Over his long paradigm-busting career, the philosopher Kojin Karatani has recast Kant and Marx for a new generation. He has offered a trenchant critique of the limits of global capitalism. And he has engaged with other leading thinkers like Jacques Derrida, becoming one of the most important literary critics and philosophers in his native Japan.