Katarzyna Czeczot

Literature expert, feminist, associate professor at the Institute of Literary Studies of the Polish Academy of Sciences. She is interested in literature and visual culture from the French revolution to present times. Co-author of the exhibition “The Polish Woman. Medium, Shadow, Image” at the Ujazdowski Castle Centre for Contemporary Art in Warsaw, 2005. Co-editor of the “Gender Encyclopaedia” (2014) and author of the book “Ophelism. Romantic appropriations, feminist interventions” (In Polish). In the series “New Romantic Library” she published three anthologies (in Polish): “Magnetism,” “Psychiatric practices” and (with Michał Pospiszył) “Romantic Anti-capitalism.” She wrote reviews and essays published, among others, in “n.paradoksy”, “Teksty Drugie”, “Praktyka Teoretyczna”, “Widok”, “Notatnik Teatralny”, “Czas Kultury”, “Dwutygodnik”, and “Glissando.” Member of the editorial staff of “Praktyka Teoretyczna” and “Wiek XIX.”