About the Author
Marta Goszczynska is Assistant Professor (adiunkt) at the University of Lodz, Poland. She has published, both nationally and internationally, on such diverse authors as Graham Swift, Valerie Martin, Jane Urquhart and William Trevor. Her research interests include neo-Victorianism, postmodernism and metafiction. She is co-editor (with Katarzyna Poloczek) of Changing Ireland: Transitions and Transformations in Irish Literature and Culture (University of Lodz Press, 2010). Katarzyna Poloczek works as Assistant Professor (adiunkt) at the University of Lodz, Poland. She has published articles in the field of Irish Studies, focusing mostly on contemporary Irish women poets and the aspect of gender in Irish literature and culture. Currently, she is working on her postdoctoral book in which she analyses the works of the latest generation of Irish women poets.