Polish prose and poetry after 1989; readers‘ preferences; publishing market; identity; past
"Postscriptum Polonistyczne" Nr 1 (2017), s. 289-302
The article presents the most important and the most interesting prose and poetry publications
that appeared in 2016. Last year was marked by the dominance of well-known authors
(such as Joanna Bator, Anna Dziewit-Meller, Gaja Grzegorzewska, Jerzy Sosnowski, Szczepan
Twardoch, Zośka Papużanka, Andrzej Busza, Tadeusz Dąbrowski, Marcin Świetlicki or
Eugeniusz Tkaczyszyn-Dycki) and proved that books that consider identity problems or facing
the demons of the past can attract positive responses from readers.