6 - 14 july 2019

Paweł Potoroczyn


Diplomat, culture manager, publisher, journalist, publicist. Since 2017, he has been chief executive of the SWPS University of Social Sciences and Humanities in Poland. In 1992, he began public service as a president of PAP, he was also a consul for culture at the Polish Consulate General in Los Angeles. In 2005 he fill the director position of the Institute of Polish Culture in London. Founder and the first director of the Institute of Polish Culture in New York. In the years 2008-2016 he was a director of the Adam Mickiewicz Institute. Author of the novel "A Human Thing" nominated for the NIKE award, publishes a.o. in: "Tygodnik Powszechny", “Rzeczpospolita", "Forbes", "Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung".