Vol. 5 (2017)

Status: in preparation (to be published in December 2017)


Table of contents

A note from the editors (pp.)


Elegy became our song (pp.)
Jacek Gutorow in conversation with Henri Cole


The Suburban Unhomely: alienation and anxiety in Shirley Jackson’s (pp.)
Patrycja Antoszek
Neobaroque performance in Miranda Glover’s Masterpiece (pp.)
Dominika Bugno-Narecka
Remembering the past, predicting the future: John Steinbeck’s explorations of Cold War Russia in A Russian Journal (pp.)
Katarzyna Hauzer 
„For not only do we lose everything if we lose our land. We also become nothing.” The representation of land in contemporary New Zealand literature (pp.)
Ewa Kroplewska 
The double bind of patriarchy: (Im)possibility of escape, motherhood and female identity in Marilyn Duckworth’s Rest for the Wicked (pp.)
Anna Orzechowska
Passionate space: the philosophy of affect in Gabriel Josipovici’s Hotel Andromeda (pp.)
Magdalena Sawa


Book reviews

Mark Ford, 2016. Thomas Hardy: Half a Londoner. Cambridge and London: The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press (pp.)
reviewed by Ilona Dobosiewicz
Aleksandra Budrewicz, 2015. Dickens w Polsce: Pierwsze Stulecie (pp.)
reviewed by Marlena Marciniak
Sarah Bakewell, 2017. At the Existentialist Cafe: Freedom, Being & Apricot Cocktails (pp.)
reviewed by Tomasz Sawczuk
Mirosława Podhajecka, 2016. A history of Polish-English / English-Polish lexicography (1788−1947) (pp.)
reviewed by Jan Zalewski