Thomas Mann Fellows | 2024 – 2025

Nov, Dec

Georg Diez | Author, Journalist

Georg Diez | Image: Privat
Georg Diez | Image: Privat

Georg Diez is an author and journalist and currently a fellow at the Max Planck Institute in Göttingen and at ProjectTogether in Berlin, where he researches on democratic innovation. He previously worked as editor-in-chief of The New Institute, as a columnist for Spiegel Online, and for the feature sections of Die Zeit, Frankfurter Allgemeine Sonntagszeitung, and Süddeutsche Zeitung. For 2024, he is preparing an exhibition at Hamburg's Deichtorhallen entitled Survival in the 21st Century. Georg Diez lives in Berlin and Stockholm. Together with Igor Levit, Georg Diez is an Honorary Fellow of the Thomas Mann House.

Selected Prizes and Fellowships
2016/17 | Nieman Fellowship, Harvard University

Selected Publications
2020 | Power to the People. Wie wir mit Technologie die Demokratie verbessern, co-authored with Emanuel Heisenberg, Carl Hanser Verlag
2016 | Martin Luther, mein Vater und ich, C. Bertelsmann Verlag
2009 | Der Tod meiner Mutter (novel), Kiepenheuer & Witsch