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Herbert of Clairvaux

(c. 1133 - c. 1198)

Engraving of the medieval Arab traveler Ibn Battuta.

Ibn Battuta

(1304 - c. 1369)

Jennifer Jacquet

Jennifer Jacquet

American psychologist and philosopher William James.

William James

(1842 - 1910)

Angelina Jolie

Ernst Jünger

(1895 - 1998)

Painting of a young Immanuel Kant.

Immanuel Kant

(1724 - 1804)

Color photograph of writer and editor Garret Keizer.

Garret Keizer

Henry Knighton

Elizabeth Kolbert

Lewis Lapham at his desk

Lewis H. Lapham

Black and white photograph of Italian writer and chemist Primo Levi.

Primo Levi

(1919 - 1987)

Engraving of Greek satirist Lucian.

Lucian

(125 - c. 180)

Engraving of a bust of Lucretius.

Lucretius

(c. 95 BC - c. 50 BC)

Curzio Malaparte

(1898 - 1957)

British writer Bernard Mandeville.

Bernard Mandeville

(1670 - 1733)

American diplomat, scholar, and conservationist George Perkins Marsh.

George Marsh

(1801 - 1882)

Ifeanyi Menkiti

Toribio de Benavente Motolinia

(1482 - 1568)

Haruki Murakami

Nichiren

(1222 - 1282)

Paulus Orosius

(c. 385 - c. 420)

Depiction of Greek philosopher Plato.

Plato

(c. 427 BC - c. 347 BC)

José Saramago

(1922 - 2010)