Luiza Bialasiewicz


Professor of European Governance, University of Amsterdam

(November – December 2018)


Embodied Geopolitics of Fear

Previvous stays at the IWM:
October 2015 – June 2016, Bronisław Geremek Visiting Fellow


Where Do We Want the EU’s Borders to Lie?

The centres and camps that already exist at Europe’s borders (and those being proposed) are not simply de-territorialized, exceptional, ‘waiting spaces’ where European rights do not (yet) apply. They are rather sites that are crucial to the sorting and organization of the right to European rights, through a principle of differentiated inclusion. Access to the right to asylum is thus no longer regulated through physical presence on national territory, but determined in geographically-dispersed locations.
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