Dr Eliza Kącka is an assistant professor at the Contemporary Literary and Artistic Culture Unit PUNO and a literary scholar associated with the Faculty of Polish Studies at the University of Warsaw. She graduated from the Polish Philology Department at the Nicolaus Copernicus University and Academia Artes Liberales. In 2014 she completed her PhD program in cultural studies at the Institute of Polish Literature (University of Warsaw) and received her PhD in 2015. The subject of her dissertation was: Reading as an encounter. Stanisław Brzozowski’s readings of Cyprian Norwid, Giambattista Vico, and John Henry Newman. She published a monograph on Cyprian Norwid and Stanisław Brzozowski. Her major fields of interest are: philosophical anthropology, hermeneutics, modernism in literature, and contemporary Polish poetry.