Professor Zbigniew Białas

Faculty Professor

Department of Postcolonial Studies and Travel Writing

Director of the Institute of English Cultures and Literatures, Chair of the Department of Postcolonial Studies and Travel Writing

Professor of English, University of Silesia in  Katowice (Poland) and author of four novels. He was Humboldt Research Fellow in Germany and Fulbright Senior Fellow in the USA. His academic books include Post-Tribal Ethos in African Literature (1993), Mapping Wild Gardens (1997) and The Body Wall (2006). His novel, Korzeniec, was awarded Silesian Literary Laurels, won the title of Best Polish Prose of 2011 and was turned into a successful theatrical play. Zbigniew Białas edited/co-edited twelve academic volumes, wrote sixty academic essays and translated English, American and Nigerian literature into Polish.

Office Hours

25 Sept.: 11:00 - 12:00

Room: 4.60

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Courses Taught

Literary Translation (5th Year)

MA Seminar (4th Year)

MA Seminar (5th Year)

Specialist Seminar (5th Year)



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