dr hab. Anna Tomczak

email: atomczak@uwb.edu.pl

Stopnie naukowe

2014 – doktor habilitowany nauk humanistycznych w dyscyplinie literaturoznawstwo, UMCS

2003 – doktor nauk humanistycznych w zakresie literaturoznawstwa, UW

Inne dyplomy

1994 – studia podyplomowe z zakresu historii i kultury brytyjskiej, Ruskin College Oxford i UW

Zainteresowania badawcze

  • literatura postkolonialna
  • antropologia literatury
  • powieść diaspory indyjskiej
  • studia nad pamięcią
  • antropologia żywności

Wybrane publikacje


  • Reading Class: Non-verbal Communication as a Reflection of Middle Class Attitudes and Behahiours in Selected Novels of Iris Murdoch, Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu w Bialymstoku, Bialystok 2009.
  • Cultural Memory and Food: South Asian Diasporic Fiction, Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu w Białymstoku, Białystok 2012.

Artykuły i rozdziały w monografiach

  • “Having No Patience with Nostalgia in Bharati Mukherjee’s short story ‘Nostalgia’”, W. Łaszkiewicz, Z. Maszewski, J. Partyka (red.) Dwelling in Days Foregone: Nostalgia in American Literature and Culture.
  • Newcastle Upon Tyne: Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2016.
  •  “Hounslow in Love with Central London Or How a Few Desi Rudeboys Have Become Enamoured of the Metropolis”, Analeromana. Anale Universitati Din Oradea. 2015.123-136.
  •  “Finding Inspiration in Text and Photography: On Jhumpa Lahiri’s Novel The Namesake and its Film Adaptation”, Z. Maszewski, W. Łaszkiewicz and T. Sawczuk (red.) Visuality and Vision in American Literature. Białystok: Białystok University Press, 2014. 233-242.
  •  “A Fantasy of Incorporation: Identity in Gautam Malkani’s Novel Londonstani.” Eduardo de Gregorio-Godeo and Angel Mateos-Aparicio Martin-Albo (red.)  Constructing Selves: Issues in Gender,
  • Age, Ethnicity and Nation. Cuenca: Ediciones de la Universidad de Castilla-La Mancha, 2014. 267-277.
  •  “Old Notions, New Ideas: The Kitchen as a Locus Memoriae in Kiran Desai’s The Inheritance of Loss”,  Anna Walczuk and W. Witalisz (red.) Old Challenges and New Horizons in English and American
  • Peter Lang, 2014. 315-327.
  •  „Trying to Cross Frontiers of Fortress Europe: Rose Tremain’s Novel The Road Home”, Fabiszak, J. et al. (red.) Crossroads in Springer 2013, 451-462.
  •  “Rushdie Affair Revisited”,  Crossroads: A Journal of English Studies, 1/2013.
  • Metoda F. Poyatosa w studiach nad prozą narracyjną”, Linguodidactica XVI, Białystok 2012, 187-217.
  •  “Eccentricity and Food: On Some Peculiar Culinary Choices in Iris Murdoch’s The Sea, The Sea”, Aymes-Stoke, Sophie and L. Mellet (red.) In and Out: Eccentricity in Britain. Newcastle upon Tyne: Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2012. 289-310.
  •  “The development of English education in the years 1830-1914”, Annales Neophilologiarum 5, 2011. 121-134.
  •  “Englishness in Hanif Kureishi’s The Buddha of Suburbia”, F. Reviron-Piegay (red.) Englishness Revisited, Newcastle upon Tyne: Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2009. 378-388.
  •   “ ‘Vain trifles as they seem’: Rosina’s power dressing in Iris Murdoch’s Novel The Sea, The Sea.” Kwartalnik Neofilologiczny LVI 2/2009. 177-184.