dr hab. Anna Sosnowska-Jordanovska

email: aksosnow1@uw.edu.pl

profile: ORCID

Room 306

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Anna Sosnowska is an associate professor of sociology at the American Studies Center. Her research focuses on the impact of migrations from Eastern Europe and other world’s peripheries on the American cities in the industrial and post-industrial era. She is an author of Zrozumieć zacofanie. Spory historyków o Europę Wschodnią (1947-1994), TRIO 2004 and Polski Greenpoint a Nowy Jork. Gentryfikacja, stosunki etniczne i imigrancki rynek pracy na przełomie XX i XXI wieku, Wydawnictwo Naukowe SCHOLAR 2016 and  Explaining Economic Backwardness. Post-war Polish Historians on Eastern Europe is  Central European University Press 2019. She teaches graduate research seminars and electives on the US immigration and cities.

Achievements

Co-author of Thursdays with Historical Sociology seminar organized by Institute of Sociology, Center for Francophonic Culture and Polish Sociological Association, https://www.facebook.com/groups/606811919731350.

Fellowships funded by Foundation for Polish Science, Fulbright Foundation, Institut fur Wissenshcaften vom Menschen, New School for Social Research.

Publications

Explaining Economic Backwardness. Post-war Polish Historians on Eastern Europe, Central European University Press 2019.

Polski Greenpoint a Nowy Jork. Gentryfikacja, stosunki etniczne i imigrancki rynek pracy na przełomie XX i XXI wieku, Wydawnictwo Naukowe SCHOLAR 2016.

Zrozumieć zacofanie. Spory historyków o Europę Wschodnią (1947-1994), TRIO 2004.

Tu, tam – pomieszanie, Studia Socjologiczne 1997.

Courses (selected)

Local communities. Ethnographic and Sociological Studies

New York. The City and Its People

Immigration. History, Society, Politics

American Society

New York City, Chicago, Los Angeles. Introduction to the US Cities

Hobbies/non-academic interests

A mother of two teenagers, enjoys urban cycling.

Curriculum vitae (PDF)