Joanna B. Bednarek

Ph.D. student at the Faculty of Polish Studies and Classical Philology (Adam Mickiewicz University); literary critic. Co-author (with Przemysław Czapliński and Dawid Gostyński) of Literatura i jej natury [Literature and Its Nature] (2017). Co-editor of  collective volumes i.a.: Nowa humanistyka: zajmowanie pozycji, negocjowanie autonomii [New Humanities: Taking Positions, Negotiating Autonomy] (2017), Prognozowanie teraźniejszości [Forecasting the Present] (2018), O jeden las za daleko. Demokracja, kapitalizm i nieposłuszeństwo ekologiczne w Polsce [A Forest too Far: Democracy, Capitalism and Ecological Disobedience in Poland] (2019), Rewolucje i utopie [Revolutions and Utopias] (2019). She is currently working on her Ph.D. dissertation devoted to scandals and the transformations of legitimate culture in Poland after 1989.