Professor Peter Swirski

Distinguished Visiting Professor

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Titles and Degrees

Distinguished Visiting Professor, American and Cultural Studies, University of Silesia
Senior Researcher, American and Comparative Studies, Wirth Institute, University of Alberta
Honorary Professor, American Studies and American Literature, Jinan University
Senior Associate, Center for Global Humanities, University of New England
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Research Interests

  • Modern and Contemporary American Literature and Culture
  • Popular Fiction, Popular Culture, Cultural Studies, Film, (New) Media
  • Historical, Political, Social, Urban Perspectives on the United States
  • Critical Theory and Methodology, Genre Studies, Aesthetics, Poetics
  • Literature and Science, Science Fiction, Evolist (Literary Darwinism), Digital Culture
  • Fiction and Nonfiction of Stanislaw Lem
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