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Ivan Krastev
Chairman, Centre for Liberal Strategies, Bulgaria

Ivan Krastev is the chairman of the Centre for Liberal Strategies in Sofia and permanent fellow at the Institute for Human Sciences, Vienna. He is a founding board member of the European Council on Foreign Relations, a member of the Board of Trustees of The International Crisis Group and is a contributing opinion writer for The New York Times. His latest books in English are "After Europe" (UPenn Press, 2017; Suhrkamp, 2017 (in German); Premier Parallele, 2017 (in French); Obsidian, 2017(in Bulgarian)), “Democracy Disrupted. The Global Politics on Protest” (UPenn Press, 2014); “In Mistrust We Trust: Can Democracy Survive When We Don't Trust Our Leaders?” (TED Books, 2013).