Ph.D. Marcin Sarnek

Senior Lecturer

Room: 3.51

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Titles and Degrees

2006 - Ph. D. in English, University of Silesia. Thesis title: Sensitive to the secret: the presence of cryptography and secrecy in contemporary American culture. Advisor: Prof. Ewa Borkowska.
1999 - M. A. in English, University of Silesia. M. A. paper title: "On the trail of the Theory. Conspiracy Theories - Conspiracy Universe"

Research Interests

contemporary and historical discourses of technology

  • intellectual property and copyrights in cultural contexts
  • privacy and "privacy rights" in cultural contexts
  • history and polity of the USA
  • Jazz history
  • cybercultural studies
  • game studies
  • conspiracy theories and the American polity


Courses Taught

semester 1, 2018 / 2018

  • M.A. seminar, 5th year
  • American Society and its Institutions, 4th year, AD
  • History and Foreign Policy of the USA after 1945, 5th year, AD,
  • Multimedia, 5th year, KMT
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