Filimonov, Kirill

 

Kirill Filimonov, 26, Russland

 

Kirill’s interests and activities revolve around research, journalism and political activism. Since 2016, he has worked as a PhD fellow and teacher in media and communication studies at Uppsala University, Sweden. With a professional background in political reporting in his native Russia, he is currently researching participation in activist media communities and occasionally writes for alternative media on issues related to progressive politics. In addition, he is one of two coordinators of the Stockholm collective of DiEM25 movement that aspires to promote progressive agenda in the European Union.