Elisabeth Åsbrink

is a Swedish writer and journalist, who is based in Stockholm and Copenhagen. She is the president of the Swedish Centre of PEN International and currently...

Abdelkader Benali

is a Dutch writer, one of the most highly awarded writers of his generation. He was born in Morocco and his family moved to the Netherlands when he was four...

Roger Griffin

is Professor in Modern History at Oxford Brookes University. He is widely acknowledged to be one of the world’s foremost experts on the...

Michal Havran

is a writer, and founder and editor-in-chief of the Slovak online current-affairs website Jetotak.sk He lives in Bratislava. He studied Protestant theology...

Silvester Lavrík

is a writer, playwright, director and visual artist. He has worked as a teacher, creative director for an advertising company, and served as artistic...

Ján Orlovský

is director of the Open Society Foundation in Slovakia. He has been active in the non-profit sector for over 20 years, volunteering, promoting NGO...

10th Central European Forum

Monday September 24th, 2018

Svetlana Alexievich, Timothy Snyder, Paul Caruana Galizia, Misha Glenny, Thomas Hylland Eriksen, Avishai Margalit, Bernhard Schlink, Michal Havran. Erik Kursetgjerde, a survivor of the Utøya massacre. And all of us. On decency and indecency, on power, the mafias – local and global – and also on hope. This – and much more – at the Central European Forum 2018. From 16 to 18 November 2018 in Bratislava.

Central European Forum on Fascism

Monday March 5th, 2018

Central European Forum on Fascism is here again. On the 14th of March, at 18.30 at Old Market Hall in Bratislava the topic of Why is fascism modern will be discussed by Elisabeth Åsbrink, Abdelkader Benali, Roger Griffin and moderator Michal Havran. We are looking forward to see you there!