Basil Kerski is a German-Polish manager of culture, editor, publicist, and political scientist. He grew up in Poland, Iraq and West Germany and studied political science and Slavic studies at the Freie Universität Berlin. He is the director of the European Solidarity Centre in Gdansk and since 1998 an editor-in-chief of the bilingual Polish-German journal DIALOG, and a contributor to Przeglad Polityczny [Political Review]. He worked as an expert in international politics, authored more than twenty books analysing history and politics and is a frequent contributor to Polish and German-language magazines and newspapers.
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