Prof. Dr Harald Welzer is a sociologist and social psychologist as well as co-founder and director of “FUTURZWEI. Stiftung Zukunftsfähigkeit”, speaker of the Council for Digital Ecology and permanent visiting professor of social psychology at the University of Sankt Gallen.
He directs the Norbert Elias Center for Transformation Design and Research at the European University of Flensburg and has written numerous books on socio-political issues and sustainability, including “Climate Wars. What People Will Be Killed For in the 21st Century” (published by Polity Press); “Selbst denken. Eine Anleitung zum Widerstand”; “Alles könnte anders sein. Eine Gesellschaftsutopie für freie Menschen.”, and most recently “Nachruf auf mich selbst. Die Kultur des Aufhörens“, the latter all published by S.-Fischer-Verlag. He is also editor of “tazFUTURZWEI”, a magazine focussing on the future and politics. Harald Welzer’s books have been published in 22 languages.