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Carl E. Schorske

AKA Carl Emil Schorske

Born: 15-Mar-1915
Birthplace: New York City
Died: 13-Sep-2015
Location of death: East Windsor, NJ
Cause of death: unspecified

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Historian

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Fin-de-Siècle Vienna: Politics and Culture

Military service: US Navy Reserve (1943-46)

Father: Theodore Schorske (banker)
Mother: Gertrude Goldsmith
Wife: Elizabeth Rorke (d. 2014, four sons, one daughter)
Daughter: Anne
Son: Carl Theodore
Son: John
Son: Richard
Son: Stephen (d. 2013)

    University: BA, Columbia University (1936)
    University: MA, Harvard University (1937)
    University: PhD, Harvard University
    Professor: Wesleyan University (1946-60)
    Professor: University of California at Berkeley (1960-69)
    Professor: Princeton University (1969-80)

    Pulitzer Prize for Nonfiction 1981 for Fin-de-Siècle Vienna
    MacArthur Fellowship 1981
    OSS Agent (1941-46)

Author of books:
The Problem of Germany (1947, international affairs)
German Social Democracy, 1905-1917: The Development of the Great Schism (1955, history)
Fin-de-Siècle Vienna: Politics and Culture (1980, history)
Thinking with History: Explorations in the Passage to Modernism (1998, history)

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