Dr Joseph Grim Feinberg
Institute of Philosophy, Czech Academy of Sciences
Joseph Grim Feinberg is a research fellow at the Institute of Philosophy of the Czech Academy of Sciences. His work focuses on competing conceptions of political and aesthetic subjecthood, including the notions of "the people," "the proletariat," and "civil society," in millieus ranging from folklore performance and ethnology to the avant-garde and political dissent. His book The Paradox of Authenticity is due out in spring 2018 (University of Wisconsin Press). He is also editor of Contradictions: A Journal for Critical Thought, devoted especially to radical political thought in Central and Eastern Europe.