Dr. Agnes Horvath

Agnes Horvath is a sociologist and political scientist with an interest in an anthropological understanding of modern society. She has a PhD in social and political sciences from the European University Institute in Florence (2000). She was affiliated visiting scholar at Cambridge University (2011-14), and now is a Visiting Research Fellow at University College, Cork. She is co-founder of International Political Anthropology.  Her publications include The Dissolution of Communist Power (London, Routledge, 1992), Breaking Boundaries: Varieties of Liminality (Oxford, Berghahn, 2015, co-editor), and Modernism and Charisma (Basingstoke: Palgrave, 2013).