Melina Borčak


Melina Borčak is a Bosnian journalist and filmmaker who has worked for CNN, Deutsche Welle and Spiegel, among others. Her work focuses on genocide, muslim feminism and anti-racist media analysis. Her book “Mecca here, Mecca there – Guidelines against anti-Muslim racism in language” (in German) was published in 2021 . More info at
Melina was a workshop leader in the programme year 2021/22 and will be one of our panelists at the Autumn Seminar 2022.

DialoguePerspectives enabled me to meet people with diverse backgrounds and different worldviews – many inspiring encounters and interesting discussions will stick with me forever. If you want to meet other young academics from all over Europe, reflect on your own identity and widen your horizon - apply!

Hicham, DialoguePerspectives participant