Graduated in Polish and English studies. Professor in comparative literature at the University of Silesia. In the years 1996-2002, the Rector of the University. Authored numerous publications in book form and articles on theory and history of literature. His most recent publications include: NICowanie świata. Zdania z Szekspira (Turning the World Inside OUT. The Phrases from Shakespeare), Katowice, 2012), U-chodzić (E-scape)(Katowice 2016). Together with the bassist Bogdan Mizerski, he has authored and performed essays for voice and contrabass.
fot. Dawid Chalimoniuk