About Simone Weil

Eric Springsted’s overview of the life and legacy of Weil, replete with observations about the key concepts in her thought.

SW Work Online

A collection of links to Weil’s writings available for free and in full online – e.g. books, essays, and more.

Timeline

A detailed listing of Weil’s life and writings based on an expanded treatment of David McLellan’s timeline from his Utopian Pessimist (1990).

Geography

An original and detailed geographical representation of Weil’s life and writings – where she was and when.

Weil Scholars

A linked listing of noted Weil scholars in the United States and elsewhere.

André Weil

A series of quotes from André and Simone as collected from their letters to one another and likewise from Andre’s The Apprenticeship of a Mathematician.

Cahiers du Sud

A brief account of Cahiers du Sud, the French literary magazine for which Weil wrote for between 1940 and 1943, as well as a listing of 15 works by Weil (including posthumously published ones).