General information

Course type AMUPIE
Module title Polish Literature in the European Context
Language English
Module lecturer dr Weronika Szwebs
Lecturer's email
Lecturer position adiunkt
Faculty Faculty of Polish and Classical Philology
Semester 2022/2023 (summer)
Duration 30
USOS code 03-AP-PLE-II


Module aim (aims)

Pre-requisites in terms of knowledge, skills and social competences (where relevant)



Course learning content:

Periods in Polish, European and world literature

Periods in Polish literature in the context of literature development general trends – shared and individual features

Relations between Polish literature and other national literatures

Relations between Polish literature and European/global art

Key Polish authors and their works

Masterpieces of Polish and world literature

Nobel Price – authors, reception, prestige and discussions

Main aesthetic trends (movements, groups, concepts)

Reading list

Chosen chapters from the textbooks, e.g.:


Chosen works of prominent Polish authors, e.g.: