New Fellows Starting in October


We are happy to introduce our fellows who will be starting their fellowship in October. You can learn more about their individual fellowships and research projects by clicking on their names. For interview requests and other media-related inquiries, please contact

Prune Antoine
Independent reporter, author and editor
October – December 2023
From Dr. Freud to "Reproductive Psychiatry": an Exploration of Women's Minds
Milena Jesenská Fellowship for Journalists

Seyla Benhabib
Yale University / Columbia Law School
October 2023
Demos, Cosmos and Globus
Albert Hirschman Fellowship

Richard Bourke
University of Cambridge
October 2023
The Role of Progress in Politics
Guests of the Institute

Liz Calhoun
University of Minnesota
October – December 2023
Mapping the Future: Debating Harm and Political Community in the Algorithmic Forecasting of Crime
Digital Humanism Fellowship

Sabyasachi Basu Ray Chaudhury
Rabindra Bharati University
October 2023
Sublimating Injustice in Neoliberal Times: Labour in India’s Platform Economy
Europe-Asia Research Platform on Forced Migration

Slobodan Markovich
University of Belgrade
October – December 2023
Rethinking Psychoanalytic Anthropology and Theory of Culture
Krzysztof Michalski Fellowship

Siarhei Matyrka
Independent Translator
October – December 2023
Victor Klemperer: LTI. Notizbuch eines Philologen [The Language of the Third Reich] (GER > BEL)
Paul Celan Fellowship for Translators

Jan Musil
Charles University
October – December 2023
Thanatography and the Modes of Grief
Jan Patočka Fellowship

Som Niroula
Nepal Institute of Peace (NIP)
October 2023
The Practices of Protection, Care and Treatment of Refugees in Nepal
Europe-Asia Research Platform on Forced Migration

Anastasiia Omelianiuk
Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
October 2023 – January 2024
Lived Experiences of Ukrainian Female Activists: Gender and Nationalism in a Civic Society Under Threat
Ukraine in European Dialogue Junior Fellowship

George Pattison
University of Glasgow
October 2023
Russian Religious Thought Today
The World in Pieces

Ranabir Samaddar
Calcutta Research Group, Kolkata
October 2023
Crisis, Conjuncture, and Biopolitics from Below
Europe-Asia Research Platform on Forced Migration

Kinga Siewior
Jagiellonian University
October 2023 – January 2024
The Making of Emotional Socialism: Politics and Poetics of Feelings in Post-war Poland (1944–1989)
Józef Tischner Fellowship

Stefan Voicu
University of Bologna
October 2023 – February 2024
Friend or Foe? Romanian Farmers and the EU-Ukraine Solidarity Lanes
CEU Postdoctoral Fellowship