New Bauman Institute Director appointed

Adrian Favell is the new director of the Bauman Institute as of 1 Oct 2020. He is overseeing a relaunch of the website, that will emphasise three pillars of the Institute’s work, the first an ongoing focus on the archive and legacy of Janina and Zygmunt Bauman, the second an emphasis on the promotion of teaching and outreach on social and critical theory, the third a development of a broad portfolio of theoretical research on “Alternate Futures” in areas including Economy, Arts, Populations, Mobilities and Democracy.