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All hours of the presentations are given according to Polish time (UTC+2).

Due to the international character of the conference, the Speakers are kindly requested to deliver their presentations in English.


31 May 2021


8.50 a.m.

prof. Izabela Gatkowska (Jagiellonian University in Kraków)

prof. Piotr P. Chruszczewski (University of Wrocław)


9.00 – 9.30

prof. Ray Fabri (University of Malta)

Perceived, ideal and real multilingualism: the languages of Malta

9.35 – 10.05

dr. Aleksandra R. Knapik (Committee for Philology, Polish Academy of Sciences, Wrocław Branch)

Cultural and Linguistic Exponents of Selected Caribbean Languages: The Case of Jamaican Creole


10.10 – 10.20

Valentina Bagozzi (Sapienza University of Rome)

Gulag Lexicon as a Site of Memory in Julija Voznesenskaja’s The Women’s Decameron.

10.20 – 10.30

Urszula Lisowska (University of Wrocław)

Politics Beyond Language. Towards the Sensualities of Voice and Taste.

10.30 – 10.40

Ciro Porcaro (Sapienza University of Rome)

„Messermänner” and „Parasiten”: a short analysis of the role of metonymic and metaphoric patterns in shaping “immigrants” stereotypes in German political discourse.

10.40 – 10.50

Emilia Przeor (Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznań)

On linguistic rights in the context of linguistic discrimination.

10.50 – 11.00

Agata Rębkowska (University of Wrocław)

Russia Is Not An Adversary. The Negation And The Construction Of Social Meaning In The French Press Discourse.

11.00 – 11.10

Dorota Ucherek (University of Wrocław)

The Written Manifestations of the Women’s Strike in the Light of Béatrice Fraenkel’s Concept of the Writing Event.

11.15 – 11.25 DISCUSSION

11.25 – 11.35

Leszek Wojteczek (University of Wrocław)

Proximizing the Enemy in American Presidential War Discourse.

11.35 – 11.45

Maciej Dymczyk (Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznań)

The Impact of Virtual Reality on Society.

11.45 – 11.55

Jacek Mianowski (Kazimierz Wielki University in Bydgoszcz)

Linguistic fieldwork and tabletop wargaming. Acquiring ethnographic data within a gaming community.

11.55 – 12.05

Agnieszka Budnik (Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznań)

Research on Contemporary Literary Awards: Between Literary Criticism, Sociology of Literature and the Economics of Culture.

12.05 – 12.15

Nataliia Romanyshyn (Lviv Polytechnic National University)

Artistic conceptualization of national space in Romanticism: William Wordsworth’s poetic model of Motherland.

12.15 – 12.25

Karolina Wojtczak (University of Wrocław)

The area of memory in thanatological discourse.

12.25 – 12.35

Katarzyna Buczek (University of Opole)

A Content Analysis of COVID-19 pro-vaccine and anti-vaccine Internet memes in Poland.

12.35 – 12.45 DISCUSSION

12.45 – 12.55

Agata Figiel (Independent Researcher, Wrocław/Góra)

The Ministry of Silly Walks: Political Colours of Humour.

12.55 – 13.05

Natalia Lazreg (University of Wrocław)

Humour as a challenge in audiovisual translation: on the material of the Polish version of the French film Le Petit Nicolas (Little Nicolas).

13.05 – 13.15

Marta Strukowska (Poznań University of Technology)

On the Irony-Affect Interface in Political Discourse.


01 June 2021


9.00 – 9.30

prof. Francis Yaiche (Professeur émérite des Universités; Université de Paris – Ecole Doctorale “Concepts et langages”. Celsa. Gripic)

The pupil’s attention, the new petroleum of pedagogy, or how to fight the lack of attention, this post-modern illness

9.35 – 10.05

dr. Kasia Lech (Canterbury Christ Church University, UK)

(No-longer) Ibsen’s “Language of the Gods”: Verse and Marginalized Voices in Theatre and Film


10.10 – 10.20

Maria Diletta Giordano (Sapienza University of Rome)

Severin’s Wandering: Walking and Transition Spaces in the Prager Text

10.20 – 10.30

Alessandro Pulimanti (Sapienza University of Rome)

“denk an Pasolinis »verzweifelte Leere von Casarsa«” Considerations on the influence of Friulian-language poems in Peter Handke’s Noch einmal für Thukydides and in Versuch über die Jukebox

10.30 – 10.40

Monika Piechota (University of Wrocław)

A Landscape as a Topographic Text of Cultural Memory in Memoirs of dr Willy Cohn (1888– 1941).

10.40 – 10.50

Patryk Skinderowicz (College for Interdisciplinary Studies, University of Wrocław)

Assessing the hypothetical exposure of mythological characters to prion infection”

10.50 – 11.00

Maciej Wróbel (University of Wrocław)

Individualism or collectivism? Influence of individualism discourse on perception of love and relationship by the generation Z – research results presentation

11.00 – 11.10

Ernest Pempera (Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznań)

The Silk Road or trade routes between the Middle Empire and Europe.

11.15 – 11.25 DISCUSSION

11.25 – 11.35

Agnieszka Jolanta Urniaż (University of Wrocław)

Shapes in the systematic botanical names – a polyconfrontative study.

11.35 – 11.45

Sabrina Canestrella (Sapienza University of Rome)

Locus amoenus: a lexicon of contrasts in Adam und Evelyn.

11.45 – 11.55

Maria Stryszewska (University of Worcław)

Denominal adjectives with chosen suffixal formatives in contemporary Macedonian language.

11.55 – 12.05

Jakub Kokociński (College for Interdisciplinary Studies, University of Wrocław)

Teaching and Learning Spanish in China.

12.05 – 12.15

Marlena Oleksiuk (University of Wrocław)

Honorific forms of Korean language in the scope of social relations.

12.15 – 12.25

Nune Srapyan (Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznań)

Armenian-Language Book Printing Outside Its Home Territory. Overview Of The Collections Preserved In Polish Libraries.

12.25 – 12.35 DISCUSSION

12.35 – 12.45

Marta Belia (Sapienza Università di Roma)

Intervention proposal: An original perspective in Czech translation studies: a comparison between the theory of Otokar Fischer and that of Jiří Levý.

12.45 – 12.55

Katarzyna Tryczyńska (University of Wrocław)

The Petra-e-Framework and Literary Translation Competence: Practical Applications.

12.55 – 13.05

Aleksander Wiater (University of Wroclaw)

Translation of cultural content in Wikipedia.

13.05 – 13.15

Oana Maria Călin (University of Bucharest)

New media and traditions: from oral to written transmission.

13.15 – 13.25

Jakub Kubś (University of Wrocław)

„Show me your Wikipedia and I’ll tell you who you are.” Analysis of selected entries on the history of Lithuania from the perspective of various language versions of Wikipedia

13.25 – 13.35

Bożena Gierek (Jagiellonian University in Kraków)

Manx Gaelic Today

13.25 – 13.40 DISCUSSION


  • prof. Izabela Gatkowska (Jagiellonian University in Kraków)
  • prof. Annalisa Cosentino (Sapienza University of Rome)
  • prof. Elżbieta Biardzka (University of Wrocław)
  • prof. Luigi Marinelli (Sapienza University of Rome)
  • prof. Camelia M. Cmeciu (University of Bucharest)
  • prof. Rafał Dymczyk (Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznań)
  • prof. Konrad Dominas (Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznań)
  • dr. Katarzyna Buczek (University of Opole)
  • dr. Aleksandra R. Knapik (Polish Academy of Sciences, Wroclaw Branch)
  • prof. Witold Ucherek (University of Wrocław)
  • prof. Piotr P. Chruszczewski (University of Wrocław)

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