The English Students’ Association, the Department of English and American Studies and the Department of Linguistics at Maria Curie-Skłodowska University in Lublin, Poland, are pleased to announce the INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS’ CORNER 2023: LITERATURE – CULTURE & MEDIA –LINGUISTICS – DIDACTICS. The 8th edition of the doctoral and graduate student conference will be held online on April 26, 2023.

We are pleased to announce that this year's keynote lecture will be delivered by Dr Carla Rocavert.

Carla Rocavert is currently Maître de Langue at Université Lumière Lyon 2 in France. Her research uses phenomenological, hermeneutic, and post-structuralist cultural theory to explore media production and consumption. She is specifically interested in the histories and contemporary practices of Australian and American stage and screen performance, transcultural discourses of intersectionality, ecocriticism, and intermediality. Her work on American reality television, the performing arts, neoliberalism, and creativity has appeared in publications including Critical QuarterlyCritical Stages/Scènes critiques, The International Journal of Critical Cultural Studies, and The Creativity Research Journal. She is currently working on articles about the history and hegemony of US television, and transcultural discussions of race and feminism in the work of American playwright Aleshea Harris. 

Students interested in participating in the conference are invited to fill in the proposal form Please select the panel in which you would like to participate and include an abstract of no more than 300 words. Proposal deadline is April 17, 2022. There is no conference fee.

Please note that selected papers will be published in the 9th volume of an open access peer-reviewed journal New Horizons in English Studies (40 points on the Ministerial List).

For further information please check the Conference’s official website,21557.htm. Please feel free to contact the Students’ Corner 2023 Planning Committee via e-mail: if you have any questions regarding the Students’ Corner 2023 Conference.

The Students’ Corner Organizing Committee


    Anna Bendrat
    Date of addition
    21 April 2023