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Svetlana Petkova Vassileva-Karagyozova

Humanities - Slavic and Eurasian Languages & Literatures, Slavic Languages & Literatures
Associate Professor
Primary office:
Wescoe Hall, 2141
University of Kansas
1445 Jayhawk Boulevard
Lawrence, KS 66045-7590


Teaching Interests

  • Polish and Czech language
  • West Slavic (Polish and Czech) Literature, Film, Culture

Research Interests

  • Bildungsroman, WWII and Communism in literature, trauma and memory

Selected Publications

Vassileva-Karagyozova, Svetlana P. Coming of Age Under Martial Law: The Initiation Novels of Poland’s Last Communist Generation. Books, 2015.

Selected Grants

The End of History is the Beginning of Myth: The Rebirth of the Post-Industrial City of Walbrzych. $2500.00. Submitted 3/1/2015 (8/31/2015). University (KU or KUMC). Status: Funded

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