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Roma Sendyka

doctor of Philosophy (doctor habilitatus), she works at the Chair of Anthropology of Literature and Culture Studies of the Jagiellonian University Next

Doctor of Philosophy (doctor habilitatus), she works at the Chair of Anthropology of Literature and Culture Studies, the Faculty of Polish Studies of the Jagiellonian University. She runs the Research Centre for Memory Cultures. She studies the theories of literature and culture research, including in particular visual culture and memory cultures. Authored the following books: Nowoczesny esej. Studium historycznej świadomości gatunku (The Modern Essay. A Study on the Species’ Historical Awareness) (”Horyzonty Nowoczesności”, Universitas 2006), Od kultury ja do kultury siebie (From the Culture of “I” to the Culture of Myself) (“Horyzonty Nowoczesności”, Universitas 2015); co-editor of the series Nowa Humanistyka (IBL PAN). Also co-edited the following anthologies: Od pamięci biodziedzicznej do postpamięci (From Bio-Hereditary Memory to Post-Memory) (2013), Pamięć i afekty (Memory and Affects) (2014) and Afektywne historie i polityki pamięci (Affective Histories and Memory Policies) (2015). Her volume Migracyjna pamięć, wspólnota, tożsamość (Memory, Community and Identity of Migration) (2016) is to be released soon.