emigrating landscapes project


Project Leader and Organiser:

Dr. Urszula Chowaniec

Academic affiliation: Assistant Professor, Researcher at Andrzej Frycz Modrzewski Kraków Academy, Poland

Senior Teaching fellow at University College London SSEES

(the series of seminars run March 2013-February 2014 were part of Urszula Chowaniec Project:

The Ruined Bodies of the (e)Migrants, Tourists and Travellers in Contemporary Polish Women’s Writing (1989-2010). Analyses of Themes of Migration, Homelessness, Melancholy and Dislocation in Literature Written by Women (funded by National Science Centre/Narodowe Centrum Nauki, Poland decision no. DEC1-2011/01/B/HS2/01190).

Hosting Institution: UCL SSEES

The project is part of the UCL SSEES Centre for the Study of Cenral Europe, directed by dr Thomas Lorman 


Polish Cultural Institute
UCL European Institute

Contact Person and Address of Correspondence

Dr Ursula Chowaniec

UCL School of Slavonic and East European Studies
16 Taviton Street


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