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Alina Świeściak

works at the Modern Literature Department of the Institute of Polish Literary Studies at the University of Silesia Next

She works at the Modern Literature Department of the Institute of Polish Literary Studies at the University of Silesia. She specialises in 20th-century and most modern literature. Authored works in this area, including Przemiany poetyki Ryszarda Krynickiego (Metamorphoses of Ryszard Krynicki’s Poetics) (Kraków 2004), Melancholia w poezji polskiej po 1989 roku (Melancholy in Polish Poetry Post-1989) (Kraków 2010), Lekcje nieobecności. Szkice o najnowszej poezji polskiej (The Lessons of Absence. Sketches on Newest Polish Poetry) (2001–2010) (Mikołów 2010); Editor-in-chief of “Opcje” Cultural Quarterly.