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Anita Starosta

Anita Starosta

Associate Teaching Professor of English

FALL 2017

Introduction to Globalization (GLIS 101)

Seminar in Global & International Studies (GLIS 400)

Elementary Polish I (POL 197)


Women Writers & Their Worlds (ENGL/WMNST 490)

Elementary Polish II (POL 197)

311 Burrowes Building

Office Hours:

  • Mondays 11:15 - 12:15
  • Wednesdays 2:00 - 3:30
  • & by appointment


  1. Postdoctoral Fellowship, Brown University, Pembroke Center for Teaching & Research on Women
  2. Ph.D. UC Santa Cruz, History of Consciousness
  3. B.A., summa cum laude, Cornell University, College Scholar in Literature

Professional Bio

Dr. Starosta is the author of the monograph Form and Instability: Eastern Europe, Literature, Postimperial Difference (Northwestern University Press, 2016) and co-editor, with Wlad Goodzich, of Second-Hand Europe, a special issue of boundary2: an international journal of literature and culture (2014). She also serves on the journal's editorial collective. One of her current projects is to edit and translate a volume of writings by philosopher Józef Tischner.