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history of literature educator

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

  • Other Work

    • 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).

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