How much has changed in Europe between Ivan Krastev’s award winning book The Light that Failed (2019) and his latest publication Is it Tomorrow Yet? (2020), an analysis of political phenomena unleashed by the pandemic. Can the 2020 developments be a guide for what to expect in 2021?
Ivan Krastev is a political scientist, chairman of the Centre for Liberal Strategies, Sofia, and Permanent Fellow at the Institute for Human Sciences in Vienna (IWM). Krastev has been described by numerous academics, authors, politicians, and journalists as one of the leading European thinkers, a person who always questions conventional wisdom.