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Magdalena Cabaj

Assistant Professor, Teaching Stream
Polish Language, Literature and Culture

121 St. Joseph Street, Room 423

Click for: Room 423, Wednesdays 3:00-4:00, and by appointment

Research Interests:

Polish studies in a comparative approach; relationships between contemporary philosophy and art; literary criticism; aesthetics; women, gender, and intersex studies.


Ph.D. École Normale Supérieure – Paris Sciences & Lettres, 2020 - Philosophy
Ph.D. University of Warsaw, 2020 - Literature
M.A. University of Warsaw, 2015 - Philosophy
B.A./M.A. University of Warsaw, 2011 - Polish Studies

Courses Taught:

SLA216 Introduction to Polish Culture
SLA226 Film and Ethics: Polish Cinema
SLA266 War and Culture
SLA106 Polish for Beginners I
SLA206 Intermediate Polish I


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Department of Slavic
Languages and Literatures
121 St. Joseph Street
Alumni Hall (AH), Room 431
Toronto, Ontario ~ M5S 1J4

tel: 416-946-0011

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