Chairman, Centre for Liberal Strategies, Sofia; Permanent Fellow, Institute for Human Sciences, Vienna. Member of the Founding Board, European Council on Foreign Relations; Member of the Board of Trustees, The International Crisis Group. Contributing opinion writer, New York Times. Henry A. Kissinger Chair in Foreign Policy and International Relations, John W. Kluge Center, Library of Congress. Latest books in English are “After Europe” (May 2017); “Democracy Disrupted. The Global Politics on Protest” (May 2014); “In Mistrust We Trust: Can Democracy Survive When We Don't Trust Our Leaders?” (2013). Co-Author of “The Light that Failed” (forthcoming) on perils of the politics of imitation.