Anastasia Lavoshnikova is a student of the Leipzig University MA programme in Global Studies. Her main research interest is the nexus between international politics and media, cultural transfer, nationalism and the invention of tradition discourse.
Anastasia Lavoshnikova has worked for an European Youth Parliament, where she was contributing to the Ukrainian NGO branch newspaper. She has also been involved in work of the media team at Odessa International Film Festival and the film industry dept. at DOK Leipzig film festival. Recently Anastasia has completed an internship at the Embassy of Ukraine in Germany and now she is writing her Master’s thesis on the crises of Ottoman and Russian Empires and contributing to the EIJC as a research intern.