About Janina Knörzer
Currently studying History at Undergraduate level at Trinity College Dublin. Outside of college, I spend my time with music and ballet, catching up on reading ‘old classics’, some amateur photography, and trying to gain a little bit of an understanding of biology and medicine.
For the duration of this programme, my research aims to prove a connection between environmental “end time” scenarios and their instrumentalization for the development of social movements. Through a historical perspective, I first want to identify patterns and then in a second step relate them back to universal reasons that make people susceptible to “political agitation”. Finally, I plan to develop recommendations for political education that help promote critical thinking in the context of political and social movements.
Area of Expertise
Undergraduate researcher , School of English, Trinity College Dublin
Auditor of the Dublin University History Society, School of English, Trinity College Dublin
Student Employability Officer, Trinity College Dublin
Incoming Trainee Solicitor, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP
Student, Trinity College Dublin
Medical Student, Trinity College Dublin
Pharmacy Student, Trinity College Dublin