Max Planck Award given to Karl Galinsky

Karl Galinsky, the Floyd A. Cailloux Centennial Professor of Classics and Distinguished Teaching Professor, has been awarded a 2009 Max Planck Research Award for International Cooperation for his study of history and memory. The Max Planck Society, in collaboration with the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation, awards the $965,000 (750,000 euro) prize in humanities to only two scholars every four years.