• Grzegorz Moroz, D. Phil.

Grzegorz Moroz, D. Phil.

email: g.moroz@uwb.edu.pl

Academic degrees

1984 MA in English Literature, Warsaw University

1993  PhD in English literature; Warsaw University

2013  Dr hab. in literature,  Gdańsk University

2015 Prof. UwB,  Białystok University


Research interests:

– travel writing (Anglophone and Polish)

– Aldous Huxley and his works

– literary translations



Travellers, Novelists and Gentlemen: Constructing Male Narrative Personae in British Travel Books, from the Beginnings to the Second World War, Frankfurt am Main, Peter Lang Verlag, 2013.

On the Road from Fact to Fiction: Evelyn Waugh’s Travel Books, Białystok, Prymat. 2016

Recontextualising Huxley: Selected Essays, , Białystok, Prymat. 2017

Books edited (Key titles):

  • Metamorphoses of Travel Writing: Across Theories, Genres, Centuries and Literary Traditions, Cambridge Scholars Publishing,  Newcastle upon Tyne, 2010 (with Jolanta Sztachelska)
  • Representing and (De)Constructing Borderlands, Newcastle upon Tyne, Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2016 (with Jacek Partyka)

Key papers:

  • :” Ryszard Kapuściński: Between Polish and Anglophone Travel Writing”, in: Studies in Travel Writing. 19, Issue 2, 2015, 169-183.
  • “Travel Books, Nostalgia and Paratexts: The Case of Patrick Leigh Fermor’s A Time of Gifts”, w: Spectrum of Emotions: From Love to Grief,   by  W. Drąg, E. Kębłowska-Ławniczak, Frankfurt am Main, Peter Lang Verlag, 2016, 159-168.