Author Archives: Anita Dick

Jiří Přibáň: Imaginaries of Democracy and Dissent

In his monthly lecture Jiří Přibáň employes the contrast of the imaginaries of democracy and dissent to recover an idea of humanity beyond the human condition.
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The Architecture of Global Migration Politics

Panel Discussion with: Marian Benbow (IOM), Ayse Caglar (IWM), Christoph Pinter (UNHCR Austria) and Ruth Wodak (Lancaster University/Vienna University).Moderator: Luiza Bialasiewicz (University of Amsterdam)
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Jakub Jirsa

Senior lecturer of Philosophy and Religious Studies, Charles University, Prague

Jan Patočka Visiting Fellow
(April – June 2019)
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ERC Mentoring Initiative: Call for Applications

Together with the Polish Academy of Sciences and supported by the Polish Ministry of Science and Higher Education, the IWM has established a mentoring initiative for applicants for European Research Council (ERC) Starting and Consolidator Grants in the humanities and social sciences from Central, Eastern and South-Eastern Europe. This mentoring initiative is addressed in particular to researchers in the areas of history, anthropology, political science, sociology, science and technology studies, as well as cultural and literary studies.
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Wenn Demokratien demokratisch untergehen

Demokratie ist die Regierungsform unserer Zeit. Dennoch erodiert ihre Legitimität gleichsam von innen heraus. Wie vollzieht sich dieser Prozess und welche Handlungsmöglichkeiten gibt es, dem demokratischen Untergang der Demokratie entgegenzuwirken? Die weltweite Verbreitung und Beliebtheit der Demokratie gehen mit ihrer Krise einher. Im historischen Moment ihrer größten Ausdehnung scheint – aus dem Innern der Demokratie …
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Evangelos Karagiannis

Research and Publications Coordinator
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Keith Krause: Between Predation and Protection

The talk explores the scope and dimensions of contemporary violence and insecurity, and detail the reasons for the persistent failure of some states to provide security and order as a public good for their citizens.
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Ranabir Samaddar: Statelessness in South Asia

The monthly lecture with Ranabir Samaddar shows why the international legal understanding of statelessness is inadequate to theorise the growing phenomenon of statelessness today.
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Andrii Dostliev

Independent artist, Poznań
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Jiří Přibáň

Professor of Law, Cardiff University

Jan Patočka Visiting Fellow
(March – April 2019)
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