Luiza Bialasiewicz


Professor of European Governance, University of Amsterdam

(April – May 2019)


Embodied Geopolitics of Fear

Previvous stays at the IWM:
October 2015 – June 2016, Bronisław Geremek Visiting Fellow
November – December 2018, Guest


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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