Sybille Krämer

Portrait Sybille Krämer
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born in 1951 in Trier, is a professor of theoretical philosophy, with research foci on philosophy of language, media theory, cultural techniques of formalization and digitization. From 1989 until 2018, she taught at the FU Berlin, and is now senior professor at the Leuphana University of Lüneburg. In a wide-ranging treatise, she proposed a metaphysical approach that constitutes the medium as a messenger. In 2015, she edited an anthology on the Victorian computer pioneer Ada Lovelace.