Department of English Linguistics



Prof. Widawski’s most recent book, Czarny Slang (Black Slang) is now available from UKW University Press. The book is a thematic dictionary documenting the most informal lexicon coined and used by African Americans. Congratulations! 



Dr. Wachowski has received a 2018 Endeavour Research Fellowship awarded by the Australian Government. He is going to conduct research on metaphor and taboo at the University of Queensland in Brisbane. Congratulations!



Dr. Weidner has received a research grant from the Foundation for Baltic and East European Studies. She is going to conduct research on language competence among migratory workers at the Södertörn University in Stockholm. Congratulations!