Podcast Episode with Ilir Deda: Serbia and Kosovo at a Crossroads
In the aftermath of troubling recent violence, this episode sees Ivan Vejvoda host Europe's Futures Fellow Ilir Deda for a discussion of the uncertain future facing the Western Balkans as the complex Serbian/Kosovan relationship hangs in the balance…
Dariusz Stola Delivers 34th Jan Patočka Memorial Lecture
On Wednesday, 25 October, Dariusz Stola, historian, professor at the Institute for Political Studies of the Polish Academy of Sciences in Warsaw, and IWM Vice President, will give the 2023 Jan Patočka Memorial Lecture. Established in 1987, the…
Listen Now: Karolina Wigura on Populism, Trauma, and Polish Democracy
In this fortnight's episode of the Vienna Coffee House Conversations, Ivan Vejvoda welcomes Karolina Wigura to the podcast for an in-depth look at Poland's political trajectory.
Postponement of the Second Lecture With Seyla Benhabib
Unfortunately, the lecture on "The Changing Fortunes of Cosmopolitanism: Demos, Cosmos, and Globus - From the Hermeneutics of Suspicion to Reconstructing Cosmopolitan Law" by Seyla Benhabib originally scheduled for 11 October 2023 had to be…
Vienna Humanities Festival 2023: Recordings Now Available on YouTube
Under the overarching theme of "Promise & Temptations", this year's Vienna Humanities Festival took place from 25 September to 1 October 2023. The festival brought together leading minds from science, art, literature, philosophy, politics, and…
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…
New Season of the Vienna Coffee House Conversations
The new season of the Vienna Coffee House Conversations opens with Ivan Vejvoda speaking with Hanna Shelest, foreign affairs and security policy expert from Ukraine, for an inside perspective on the Russo-Ukrainian war.
Vienna Humanities Festival 2023 ist Eröffnet
Der feierliche Auftakt zum diesjährigen Festival fand am Montagabend vor rund 500 Gästen im Wiener Rathaus statt. Janina Loh von der Stabsstelle Ethik bei der Stiftung Liebenau warf im Eröffnungsvortrag ein kritisches Schlaglicht auf das Verhältnis…
Meet the 2023 Emma Goldman Awardees
On 8 September, the IWM hosted the 4th Emma Goldman Awards, awarded by the FLAX Foundation to support innovative research on feminist and inequality issues.
Revamped Europe’s Futures Website Launched
The branding of Europe's Futures' program, launched in 2018 as part of IWM's strategic partnership with ERSTE Foundation, has been revamped. Regular updates will provide insights into the program's activities and highlight the work of its many…
50 Jahre nach dem Putsch in Chile: „Das verschwundene Meer“ in deutscher Übersetzung
In dieser Woche, am 11. September, jährte sich zum 50. Mal der Militärputsch gegen die Regierung von Salvador Allende. Es ist ein einschneidender historischer Moment, tief eingegraben nicht nur in das Bewusstsein Lateinamerikas. Der Roman „Das…
New Fellows Starting in September
We are happy to introduce our fellows who will be starting their fellowship in September. You can learn more about their individual fellowships and research projects by clicking on their names. For interview requests and other media-…