On October 2 at the upcoming Hungarian referendum voters are expected to give a “yes” or “no” answer to the following question: “Do you want to allow the European Union to mandate the obligatory resettlement of non-Hungarian citizens in Hungary without the approval of [the Hungarian] Parliament?”
Péter Balogh’s main research areas are political narratives and civil society. He is a post-doc at the Institute for Regional Studies, CERS-HAS, where he is critically analysing geopolitical narratives in Hungary, including how the notion of ‘Central Europe’ has been changing over the past years. During his short time at CEU’s CPS Péter is assisting the SOLIDUS project’s participants with conducting interviews. This project looks at how grassroot organizations and movements can contribute to building solidarity towards and within certain communities.
Articles by Péter Balogh
Today, Pomerania is divided between Germany and Poland, but the German and Polish populations have few factors in common that might serve to unify them. Nevertheless, in some respects the region is gradually becoming more interwoven. To study the development of these cross-border flows, a series of interviews is being conducted as part of a on-going research project