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Three NCN Sonata grants for ASC scholars

May 26, 2024

Three ASC scholars – Dr. Jędrzej Burszta, Dr. Ludmiła Janion and Dr. Joanna Mąkowska were awarded scientific grants in the Sonata 19 competition organized by the National Science Center (NCN)


UW Language Career Fair

February 28, 2024

UW Careers Office and the initiative “Applied Linguistics Students in the Labour Market” would like to invite you to take part in the UW Language Career Fair!


University of Warsaw is currently offering trial access to the DeGruyter Database

February 19, 2024

University of Warsaw is currently offering trial access to the DeGruyter Database, with access to original sources, text collections, reference works, and bibliographies.


Dr. Joanna Mąkowska was admitted to the program for young female researchers and teachers

February 13, 2024

Dr. Mąkowska will receive financial support to implement her individual research plan and will work with experienced mentors to effectively navigate her academic career.


Dr Anna Kurowicka received a NAWA Bekker scholarship

February 10, 2024

The scholarship will fund a 6-month long research stay at the Humboldt University in Berlin. A flagship program of the Polish National Agency for Academic Exchange (NAWA), the Bekker Program promotes international mobility of researchers and PhD students.


Student Research Grants Are Back!

February 5, 2024

After the long pandemic break, the American Studies Center is pleased to announce a competition for research grants for MA and BA students to support their work on their MA theses and BA papers.


Prof. Frelik in a Horizon Europe grant!

January 30, 2024

ASC’s own Paweł Frelik is a member of the consortium that has won a prestigious Horizon Europe grant!


Prof. Stephen J. Farnsworth as a Fulbright Distinguished Scholar in Spring 2024

December 21, 2023

We are delighted to announce that next semester ASC will be hosting Professor Stephen J. Farnsworth as a Fulbright Distinguished Scholar.


Prof. Karolina Krasuska with the 2023 Cashmere Subvention Grant

December 20, 2023

Congratulations to Prof. Karolina Krasuska for winning the 2023 Cashmere Subvention Grant for Jewish, Gender, and Women’s Studies of the Gender Justice Caucus, Association for Jewish Studies!


UW offers access to Drama Online Database

September 23, 2023

University of Warsaw offers a trial access to Drama Online Database, with playtext content and scholarly publications.


Dr. Anna Kurowicka in a EAAS Women’s Network Steering Committee

September 7, 2023

Congratulations to Dr. Anna Kurowicka on joining the European Association for American Studies Women’s Network Steering Committee!

The award diploma with the name of the award and the name of the recipent


Prof. Paweł Frelik with a prestigious award

August 22, 2023

Prof. Paweł Frelik has received the Innovative Research Award given annually by the Science Fiction Research Association (USA) for the year’s best critical article in a peer-reviewed academic journal.


International Virtual Exchange Project for BA students

August 16, 2023

Enter a six-week online exchange with students from American university and discuss numerous aspects surrounding accessibility.


Additional round of registrations for MA candidates

August 10, 2023

The second round of registrations for our MA program is now open! It will end on September 11.


ASC doctoral candidates to the UW Doctoral School of Humanities

August 15, 2023

As many as five doctoral candidates working with the ASC faculty have gotten into the UW Doctoral School of Humanities.

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Congrats to Dr. Usiekniewicz on her first book!

August 2, 2023

Dr. Usiekniewicz’s book “Food, Consumption, and Masculinity in American Hardboiled Fiction” is out now!

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