On Revolution


  • The asteroid 100027 Hannaharendt is named in her honor.
  • The German railway authority operates a Hannah Arendt Express between Karlsruhe and Hanover.[21]
  • The Hannah Arendt Center for Politics and Humanities at Bard College is named in her honor.
  • The Hannah Arendt Institute for the Research on Totalitarianism is named in her honor.
  • The Hannah Arendt Prize is named in her honor.
  • Various gymnasiums (German high schools) have been dedicated to Arendt.[22][23][24][25]
  • The photographer Fred Stein has taken a portrait of Hannah Arendt which has become famous.[26]
  • In 2012, a German film titled Hannah Arendt was released, directed by Margarethe von Trotta, and with Barbara Sukowa in the role of Arendt. The film concentrates on the Eichmann trial, and the controversy caused by Arendt's book, which at the time was widely misunderstood as defending Eichmann and blaming Jewish leaders for the Holocaust.
    • Arendt as depicted in the 2012 film is now the basis for a seminar held at Brown University's Cogut Center for the Humanities.
  • In 2014, Google Doodle celebrates her 108th birthday.[27]
  • In 2014, the French philosopher Michel Onfray devoted a series of lectures broadcast on the national French radio station France Culture to an analysis of the work of Arendt.[28]

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