Staff / Marta Trojanowska – librarian

maerName: Marta Trojanowska

e-mail: marta@trojanowska.net

Title: M.A.

Current position:
Lecturer and librarian, Chair of Japanese Studies, Faculty of Oriental Studies, Warsaw University

Research interest:
• methodology of Japanese language teaching to foreigners
• traditional Far East medicine (development and relations to religion, philosophy and culture in Japan)

Biographical details:
1994 received MA in humanities, Department of Japanese & Korean Studies, Faculty of Oriental Studies, Warsaw University (MA thesis: Tradycyjne środki formalne w sztuce Aoi no Ue, [Traditional form measures in Yukio Mishima’s Aoi no Ue drama]). ”).

Studies in Japan:
1992-1993: Waseda University, Tokyo (MEXT scholarship)
1996-1997: Tokyo University, Tokyo (MEXT scholarship)
2014 January – March: Japan Foundation Center intensive course for Japanese language lecturers, Urawa

Publications & Translations:
• Haiku. Kobayashi Issa, Warszawa, 2004

• Kawaguchi Ekai, Chibetto no ryokōki, Zapiski z podróży do Tybetu, [Records on the Journey to Tibet], fragments published at Silva Iaponicarum, Autumn, 2005

• Preface and afterword in Lafcadio Hearn, Kwaidan. Opowieści niesamowite, [Lafcadio Hearn’s Kwaidan: Stories and Studies of Strange Things], Diamond Books, Bydgoszcz 2008

Conference Presentations:

• 2014: Japanese Sokushinbutsu (“Buddha in this very body”) phenomenon according to the Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) basic concepts, Warsaw University