Recent Submissions

  • Book cover inventory (in the latest literature) 

    Lachman, Magdalena (Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2017)
    The change in the context of the functioning of literature since 1989 and the transformations contemporary literary life has been subject to due to various reasons have resulted in the need to add a literary science ...
  • Role model (in) advertising? 

    Lachman, Magdalena (Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2017)
    The article concentrates on analysing the growing interest of academics in studying advertisements. While arguing why this perspective of reading literature may bring interesting critical results, the article focuses mainly ...
  • Dadaism (Re)activated. Artzins and Dada 

    Lachman, Magdalena (Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2017)
    The article analyses in what way artzins (independent art and literary journals published in Poland in the 1980s and 1990s) drew inspiration from the Dada tradition, and how they made its philosophy live again. Artzins are ...
  • Ritual as reflected by censorship. The Control Bureau as the custodian of the cultural image of the authorities in the early days of the People’s Republic of Poland 

    Woźniak-Łabieniec, Marzena (Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2017)
    The ritual as a series of actions specified by traditions or a given political system, defined in detail and repeatable, was also fulfilled in the communist system. There it was aimed at introducing and amalgamating the ...
  • „Dziady" directed by Kazimierz Dejmek – an attempt at demythologisation 

    Popłonikowska, Natalia (Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2017)
    The author of the article attempts to recreate the famous staging of Dziady directed by Kazimierz Dejmek, in order to demystify the spectacle. The performance is analysed in terms of art, taking into account the political ...
  • Polish literature and the Konzentrationslager. The beginning 

    Morawiec, Arkadiusz (Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2017)
     In the article the author discusses the beginnings of Polish camp literature, more precisely: literature referring to the Nazi German concentration camps. For decades it was assumed that the earliest Polish texts of that ...
  • El principe constante? Jan Lechoń and politics (after 1939) 

    Sobczak, Paweł (Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2017)
    In the article, I focuss on the theme of the political views of Jan Lechoń during his New York exile, which emerged in his literary work, letters, and Dziennik. The main elements of the political stance of the author of ...
  • The Schizomorphism of the world of visions in Bruno Schulz’s prose 

    Karwowska, Marzena (Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2017)
    In the article, I undertake to interpret Bruno Schulz’s prose using the methodological proposals introduced in the humanities by Gilbert Durand, a French anthropologist of imagination. Based on the implemented research ...