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The Polish Studies Center at Indiana University aims to maintain, shape, and enhance I.U.’s long-standing tradition of quality scholarship on Polish literature, art, music, history, society, politics, and related humanities and social science areas. The Center provides intellectual leadership and guidance at a national and institutional level in the domain of Polish Studies, and supports Polish related research around the world.

News, Events, Announcements

  • Join the PSC March 11th at 7:30 for the Third Annual Timothy Wiles Memorial Lecture in Polish Studies! This year, the Center is please to present Prof. Keely Stauter-Halsted (UIC), who will present on her latest research concerning return migration to Poland. More details here. Zapraszamy!
  • Join the PSC and IU Polish Cultural Association Friday, February 13th for our monthly "Poetry and Pierogi" series! This month, we're celebrating the life and work of Stanisław Barańczak. Click here for more information and stay tuned for more information about future poetry events this semester, including visits by Julia Fiedorczuk and Tomasz Růzycki!
  • Bill Johnston , Prof. of Comparative Literature, awarded 2014 Transatlantyk Prize for his contribution to the popularization of Polish literature abroad. Prof. Johnston discusses his work with the Instytut Książki in this video .
  • Director Padraic Kenney is featured in Kultura LiberalnaRead his pieces (in Polish).