American Literature and Culture Section
University of Wrocław, Institute of English Studies

conferences and workshops

2nd Methodologies in American Studies Workshop (September 16-20, 2014)

This year, the Methodologies in American Studies Workshop, organized by dr hab. Dominika Ferens and dr Agata Zarzycka, members of the Polish Association for American Studies, took place at the University of Wrocław. 21 young scholars from 15 universities in Belarus, Germany Poland, and Ukraine spent five very intensive days discussing a wide range of approaches and theories currently used in American studies, presenting their work in progress, and getting to know each other. They participated in 7 workshop sessions:

During the conference session, five participants presented their current research, and received extensive feedback from their peers and the workshop instructors:

Dr. Anna Czura (University of Wrocław) gave the speakers individual advice on their presentations skills.

The organizers would like to thank: the Embassy of the United States for the generous grant that made this event possible, all the instructors and participants for their hard work and good spirit, and the Department of English Studies at Wrocław University for hosting the event.