Lecture in language


Ondřej Lánský (CZE)

sociologist and translator

„More and more, I see liberal democracy as one of the forms of protection from very dangerous extremes that operate with problematic human emotions such as fear combined with hatred.“


A sociologist focusing on sociological thinking and social theories of the second half of the 20th century with an emphasis on the topics of modernity, progress, the sociology of work and Marxism. He is the author of Must Liberalism Be Rejected? On One of the Problems of Modernity. He is currently translating Jeremy Winters's Oligarchy. We are proud to welcome Jeremy to Meltingpot also.

  Ondřej lectures at the Faculty of Education at Charles University in Prague and at Faculty of Science, Humanities and Education at Technical University in Liberec, and works at the Institute More…