Eugenia Sojka, Associate Professor

Faculty Professor

Department of American and Canadian Studies

Director of Canadian Studies Centre

Co-Director of  Research Group "Theatrum" (with dr hab. Agnieszka Adamowicz Pośpiech)

Coordinator of the Canadian Studies Student Circle



Office Hours

Office hours:

Summer leave: 2.08 - 30.09

Sabbatical: 1.10.2017-30.09.2018


Room: 3.55

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Titles and Degrees

2015 - D.Litt.  in Humanities / Literary Studies 

1996 - Ph.D. in English,  specialization: Canadian Literature

          Memorial University of Newfoundland, Canada

  •  1985 - M.A. in English Philology,  University of Silesia in Katowice,  Poland

Research Interests

General research interests

  • Literature and culture of Canada
  • Drama and theatre
  • Theory of literature and culture
  • Postcolonial / decolonial discourse in literature and culture
  • Detailed research interests
  • Canadian national and postnational discourse in literature and culture
  • Diaspora,  interculturalism,  transculturalism
  • Canadian Indigenous and diasporic drama and theatre
  • Literature and culture of Polish diaspora in Canada
  • Life writing discourse
  • Canadian language and theory focused writing

Courses Taught

Courses taught in Fall semester 2016

M.A. Seminar

M.A. Specialization Seminar

Academic Writing 



Courses offered

Canadian Literature

Canadian Minority Literatures

M.A. Seminar and Specialization Seminar 

Topics offered in selected courses:

Canadian Postcolonial Complexities

Literature and Culture of Indigenous People of Canada

Canadian Indigenous  and Diasporic Drama and Theatre

National Discourse in Canadian Literature and Culture

National Discourse in Canadian Film

Life Writing in Canadian Literature

Modernism,  Postmodernism and Postcolonialism in Canadian Literature

Last modified on Thursday, 7 Sep. 2017