The poetry of Bartłomiej Majzel: a psychoanalytic approach


Marcin Jurzysta



Bartłomiej Majzel is one of the most interesting young polish authors. His first poetic book is robaczywość [worminess] published in 1997. As regards interpretation, many motifs which recur in the volume, suggest a psychoanalytic approach. This approach reveals a dark world of sub-consciousness and transcription of struggling against oneself, reporting the consequences of this tragic party called literature.

Key words:

new polish poetry, psychoanalysis, sub-consciousness, mental illness


DOI: 10.15503/jecs20102-109-124