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Maria Podraza-Kwiatkowska

Maria Podraza-Kwiatkowska, Polish history of literature educator. Prize of Voivode Cracow, 1994. Member International Comparative Literature Association (Polish section), Polish Academy Arts and Sciences, Association Polish Writers.

Background

  • Podraza-Kwiatkowska, Maria was born on January 19, 1926 in Kolomyia, Poland. Daughter of Franciszek and Apolonia (Krajewska) Podraza.

  • Education

    • Master's degree, Jagellonian University, Cracow, 1951. Doctor of Philosophy, Jagellonian University, Cracow, 1964. Habilitation, Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw, Poland, 1970.

    Career

    • Research worker Polish Academy of Sciences, Cracow, 1951-1974. Docent Jagellonian University, 1974-1982, professor, 1982-1987, full professor, since 1987.

    Works

    • Author: Harmonies and Dissonances of Young Poland, 1969, Symbolism and Symbols, 1975 (Ministry of Higher Education prize 1976), Somnambulists, Decadents, Heroes, 1985 (Ministry of Higher Education prize 1986), Literature of Young Poland, 1992 (Ministry of Higher Education prize 1993).

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Member International Comparative Literature Association (Polish section), Polish Academy Arts and Sciences, Association Polish Writers.

    Connections

    • Married Jerzy Kwiatkowski, December 7, 1949 (deceased December 1986). Children: Krzysztof, Anna.
    • father: Franciszek Podraza
    • mother: Apolonia (Krajewska) Podraza
    • spouse: Jerzy Kwiatkowski
    • children: Krzysztof Podraza-Kwiatkowska
    • Anna Podraza-Kwiatkowska
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    Born January 19, 1926
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    • 1951
      Jagellonian University
    • 1964
      Jagellonian University
    • 1970
      Polish Academy Sciences
    • 1951 - 1974
      Research worker, Polish Academy Sciences
      Cracow, Malopolskie, Poland

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