dr Matthew Chambers

email: mj.chambers@uw.edu.pl

Room 102

Office hours: Fridays, 8:45 – 9:45

Matthew Chambers is an associate professor at the American Studies Center, University of Warsaw. He serves as the Academic Writing Coordinator and as the editor of the ASC’s peer-reviewed journal The New Americanist. His monographs include Modernism, Periodicals, and Cultural Poetics (Palgrave Macmillan, 2015) and London and the Modernist Bookshop (Cambridge University Press, 2020). He has articles and reviews published in Modernism/modernity,  the Routledge Encyclopedia of Modernism, Transatlantica: Revue d’Etudes Américaines, The Modernist Review,. In 2018, he founded the Writing Lab at the American Studies Center, which provides tutoring on writing for all ASC students.

Role at the ASC

Academic Writing Coordinator

Writing Lab Coordinator


Editor-in-chief, The New Amerianist (2017-present)

Modernist Studies Association Research Travel Grant (2019)

University microgrants (2018, 2021)

ASC Writing Lab founder (2017)


London and the Modernist Bookshop. Cambridge University Press (2020).

What Are We to Do with Our Lives? The League of Nations, Open Conspiracy, and the World State Institutions Cluster, Modernism/modernity PrintPlus (2020).

Fundamental Education: UNESCO and American Post-War Modernism. Transatlantica: Revue d’Etudes Américaines (2016).

Mass Observation. Routledge Encyclopedia of Modernism. Routledge (2016). 

Modernism, Periodicals, and Cultural Poetics. Palgrave Macmillan (2015).

Courses (selected)

Transatlantic Modernisms

American Poetry: Politics, Movements, Manifestos

20th-21st Century American Poetry

Transatlantic Print Cultures

Academic Writing