Joseph Grim Feinberg

Joe is an anthropologist currently working at the Philosophy Institute of the Czech Academy of Sciences, where his research addresses the meaning of authenticity and performance and the history of politics and aesthetics in Central and Eastern Europe. His book The Paradox of Authenticity: on folklore performance in Post-Communist Slovakia, was released in 2018. Joseph Grim Feinberg is a folklorist and social theorist affiliated with the Slovak Academy of Sciences, the Czech Academy of Sciences, and World Music from Slovakia. His book on folklore performance in contemporary Slovakia, Bringing Folklore to the People was released in 2018 in Slovakia.