Olga Rybchinskaya
Art-curator, art critic and researcher. She is engaged into research and analysis of the Belarusian art of the 1980s - 2010s period in the context of all European art.
Olga Romanova
Candidate of philological sciences and cultural studies scholar. Areas of expertise: history and theory of Soviet movie making, Soviet and post-Soviet culture, studies of Soviet and post-Soviet culture.
Nicolas Werth
Famous French historian, an expert on the USSR history, a research director at the Institut d'histoire du temps présent, affiliate to CNRS (France).
Natalija Arlauskaitė
Associate professor at the Institute of International Relations and Political Science of Vilnius University. Her area of interest includes the cinema and visuality theory, the historical memory in cinema including World War II and the siege of Leningrad.
Miško Šuvaković
Serbian philosopher, an art theorist and conceptual artist. He has been a member of Slovenian Aesthetic Society since 1998. He teaches theory of art and aesthetics at the University of Arts in Belgrade.
Matthew Rojansky
Mr. Rojansky is the Director of the Kennan Institute at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars. He previously served as Deputy Director of the Russia and Eurasia Program at Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, where he founded Carnegie’s Ukraine Program.
Lev Gudkov
Russian social scientist, Doctor of Philosophy. He has been director of Yury Levada Analitical Center (Levada Center) since 2006. Now he is also the editor-in-chief of The Russian Public Opinion Herald journal.
Joanna Rozynska
PhD, she is an Assistant Professor at the Institute of Philosophy, University of Warsaw and a researcher in the Center for Bioethics and Biolaw established at the Institute. She is a member of the Bioethics Committee of the Polish Academy of Sciences.
Iryna Zherebkina
Ph.D., professor of V. N. Karazin Kharkiv National University, chief editor of 'Gender studies’ journal (since 1998), head of The Kharkov Center for Gender Studies (since 1994).
Irina Alkhovka
Social scientist, an expert in women’s rights protection, gender equality promotion, domestic violence and human trafficking prevention, non-governmental organizations development.
Gintautas Mažeikis
Doctor of Philosophy, professor, head of the Department of Social and Political Theory at Vytautas Magnus University (Kaunas, Lithuania). He is also the head of the Master Degree Program called Social and Political Critics as well as the Practical Philosophy research cluster.
George Carey
Mr. Carey is a British documentary filmmaker and television journalist. He worked at the BBC where he was the creator of Newsnight and Editor of Panorama which are the flagship current affairs programmes.