Tag Archive: events

Year 2019/2020

November 14, 2019, 4:00pm; “From Warsaw to New York”

November 7, 2019

The American consul will visit American Studies Center to talk about pros and cons of work and travel program. Work and travel program allows students to take up summer jobs in the United States and thus improve their English, gain signifacant working experience and earn money on travels!

Year 2019/2020

November 14, 2019, 5:00pm; “Africa Within Haitian National Narratives”

November 7, 2019

During the lecture Jhon Picard Byron from the State University of Haiti will speak of importance of Africa in the development of Haitian nationality.

Photo by Stu Rosner

American Studies Colloquium Series

October 24, 2019 at 4:00pm; “A Short History of Virality”

October 17, 2019

Marta Figlerowicz from Yale University will discuss the phenomenon of virality and how it has been gradually theorized over the years. She will also explain how viral network events are represented in American cinema nowadays.

American Studies Colloquium Series

October 17, 2019 at 4:00pm; “Objects and Technofeelia: Love in Contemporary Technoculture”

October 10, 2019

The first lecture from the American Studies Colloqium Series in this academic year! Come and meet Anna Malinowska from University of Silesia.

Year 2019/2020

October 10, 2019 at 4:00 pm; “A Backward Glance Over the Much-Traveled Road of Postmodern Fiction”

October 2, 2019

Heinz Ickstadt, Professor Emeritus in Kennedy Institut of Freie Universität, Berlin

Year 2019/2020

October 7, 2019 at 4:00 pm; “The US and Today’s Global Challenges”

October 1, 2019

Daniel Fried, US Department of State Assistant Secretary and former US Ambassador to Poland.

Year 2018/2019

March 28, 2019 @ 4:00 pm: “Crime Narratives in the Age of Trump: A Manifesto”

March 27, 2019

David Schmid (University at Buffalo)

Year 2018/2019

April 25, 2019, 4:00 pm: “Ghosts and Anchors: Translingualism in Contemporary US Poetry”

March 27, 2019

Piotr Gwiazda (University of Pittsburgh)

Year 2018/2019

The Diva Project: Analyzing Stardom in American Pop Culture”

January 28, 2019

Jaap Kooijman (University of Amsterdam)

Year 2018/2019

“Co-authors of the Atlantic World: New Christians and jews in the Latin America’s Colonial Economy of the 16th-17th Century.”

November 29, 2018

Professor Henryk Szlajfer

Year 2018/2019

American Studies Colloquium Series – “Ethnography of New Culinary Elites: Gastronomic Heritage, Gender and Neoliberal Multiculturalism in Oaxaca (Southern Mexico)”

November 22, 2018

Dr. Hasrat Arjjumend (Grassroots Institute – Canada/India)

Year 2018/2019

“Environmental issues of Indigenous peoples in Canada”

November 21, 2018

Dr. Hasrat Arjjumend (Grassroots Institute – Canada/India)

Year 2018/2019

American Studies Colloquium Series – “The Rise and Fall of Atlantic Capitalism”

November 8, 2018

Kacper Pobłocki (University of Warsaw)

Year 2018/2019

Our Age of Crisis: Donald Trump’s Elongated Rupture as Elusive Event”

October 26, 2018

Professor Robin Wagner-Pacifici New School for Social Research, New York, USA

Year 2018/2019

“Salam Neighbor”: Screening and Discussion

October 18, 2018

introduction by Natalia Gebert (Dom Otwarty)

Year 2018/2019

The Launch of The New Americanist: A Symposium.

October 12, 2018

Round table discussion on American Studies Publishing in Europe: Paulina Ambrozy (Adam Mickiewicz University), George Blaustein (University of Amsterdam), Tim Jelfs (University of Groningen), Zuzanna Ładyga (University of Warsaw), Josephine Metcalf (University of Hull), Miroslaw Miernik (University of Warsaw) moderated by Tomasz Basiuk (University of Warsaw)

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