Recent Submissions

  • Literackie obrachunki z dzieciństwem na zesłaniu w Związku Sowieckim. Wstępne rozpoznanie 

    Wal, Anna (Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2017)
    The article discusses autobiographical prose of the writers of the war generation, devoted to the problems of deportation into the interior of the Soviet Union during World War II. The considerations include the works ...
  • Jaworzno. Niewidoczność 

    Morawiec, Arkadiusz (Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2017)
    The article concerns the literary representations of the Polish communist labor camp in Jaworzno (1945–1956), especially Seweryna Szmaglewska’s short story Amnestia zastukała do bram (1956, Amnesty knocked at the gates), ...
  • Obóz dla dipisów – literackie zapisy doświadczenia życia „pomiędzy”. Zaproszenie do tematu 

    Krupa, Bartłomiej (Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2017)
    This article is a preliminary attempt to read the condition of survivors – those who were imprisoned in the displaced persons camps in occupied Germany just after the war. In this context author considers Tadeusz Nowakowski’s ...
  • Resztki ciała. Cielesne doświadczenie obozowe: problemy przedstawiania 

    Wolski, Paweł (Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2017)
    The author comments on some fundamental issues connected to the representation of the bodily experience within Holocaust literature as a particular kind of writing based on two paradigms: the ethical one, blurring common ...
  • Włosy w kobiecych narracjach lagrowych 

    Czarnecka, Barbara (Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2017)
    The article is the analysis of women’s lager narrations that reflect the procedure of shaving hair applied to female lager prisoners. It shows cultural, social and psychological meanings of this procedure, presents it as ...
  • Lager – literatura – strefy milczenia 

    Buryła, Sławomir (Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2017)
    The article reconstructs the most important issues on the map of Polish lager prose, those that are ignored, inconvenient for readers or authors, and sometimes for both. The author of the essay also presents the zones of ...
  • „Niebo bez ptaków”. O jednym z toposów literatury lagrowej (i jego obrzeżach) 

    Krupiński, Piotr (Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2017)
    The main purpose of this article is to draw attention to one of the motifs which appear regularly in literature concerning the Nazi concentration camps. In many memoirs of ex-convicts the concentration camp is represented ...
  • Polska literatura obozowa. Kilka pytań o syntezę, której nie ma 

    Kulesza, Dariusz (Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2017)
    The author of the paper wonders why nobody so far has attempted a historical-literary synthesis of Polish literature concerning the concentration camp experience in general, and the labour camp experience in particular, ...
  • Jak opisać „świat piramidalnego absurdu”? – czyli o grotesce w literaturze łagrowej 

    Sucharski, Tadeusz (Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2017)
    The main aim of the paper is to reflect on the various forms of the disclosure and the use of the grotesque in the Polish camp literature. Prisoners, authors of books devoted to life in the camps, experienced life in ...
  • Literatura obozowa. Wstęp 

    Morawiec, Arkadiusz (Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2017)
    The article contains terminological considerations concerning the term ‘camp literature’. In Polish literary studies it is most often referred to literature dealing with German Nazi camps, in particular concentration camps ...