John C. Maraldo, Professor Emeritus at the University of North Florida, is this year’s recipient of the Comparative and Continental Philosophy Circle’s Compass Award. Professor Maraldo is recognized for his years of work in and devotion to comparative philosophy. His work in Japanese Philosophy has been foundational, groundbreaking, and has brought to light the depths of Japanese philosophical and religious thinking. All comparative philosophers are profoundly indebted to him for his visionary path making. For his address, please follow the link below.