Agata Bielik-Robson

a philosopher and publicist
Agata Bielik-Robson

(b. 1966) – lives in Warsaw and Nottingham. Works at the Institute of Philosophy and Sociology of the Polish Academy of Science and as a professor of Jewish Studies at the Faculty of Theology and Religious Studies at the University of Nottingham. She deals with the contemporary philosophy of the subject, theory of literature and philosophy of religion, with special focus on Jewish heritage. She published several dozen articles in Polish, German, French, Russian and English and ten books in Polish: Na drugim brzegu nihilizmu (Warszawa, 1997), Inna nowoczesność (Kraków, 2000), Duch powierzchni: rewizja romantyczna i filozofia (Kraków, 2004), Romantyzm, niedokończony projekt. Eseje (Kraków, 2008), Na pustyni. Kryptoteologie późnej nowoczesności (Kraków, 2008), Erros. Mesjański witalizm i filozofia (Kraków, 2012) and Cienie pod czerwoną skałą: eseje o literaturze (Gdańsk, 2015), as well as in English: The Saving Lie. Harold Bloom and Deconstruction (Chicago, 2011), Jewish Cryptotheologies of Late Modernity: Philosophical Marranos (London/ New York, 2014) and a collection of essays co-edited with Adam Lipszyc: Judaism in Contemporary Thought. Traces and Influence (London/ New York, 2014).