M.A. Aleksandra Musiał

Graduate Teaching Assistant

Department of Rhetoric in Culture and the Media

A member of H/Story

Office Hours

winter semester 2017/18:

Wednesdays 11.30-13.00

Mondays from 11.30 (by personal or email appointment only)

Room: 4.1

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Titles and Degrees

2013 - M.A. in English, University of Silesia; thesis title: "Between a Cowboy and a Heart of Darkness: Larry Burrows' 'One Ride With Yankee Papa 13' in the Contexts of Vietnam Combat Photography" (2nd place in the Polish Association of American Studies 2013 M.A. Thesis Awards)

2011 - B.A. Hons in Ancient World Studies, University College London; dissertation: "Politics of Survival: Logistics, Diplomacy and Profit in Xenophon's Anabasis"

Research Interests

  • 20th, 21st c. in the U.S.
  • U.S. culture
  • war studies (history of conflicts, war in media and culture, war correspondence)
  • the Vietnam War
  • history, myth, ideology
  • contemporary culture
  • TV series as a text of culture

Courses Taught

winter semester 2017/18:

- writing with elements of comprehension (2sw1, 2sw2)

- comprehension (3kmt)

Last modified on Friday, 3 Nov. 2017