Krystyna Posunkina comes with an extensive experience in the human rights activism and community work. Her areas of expertise are LGBTI communities and asylum seekers/refugees.
Krystyna’s project focus area is homonationalism in Ukraine. In particular, she is interested in uncovering the construction of the homophobic nation in post-colonial Ukraine and implication that it bears. Seeking asylum due to the homophobia is one the key consequences that will be reviewed in her thesis.