Assistant Researcher at the “Sextil Pușcariu” Institute of Linguistics and Literary History of the Romanian Academy
Adriana Stan is Assistant Researcher at the “Sextil Pușcariu” Institute of Linguistics and Literary History in Cluj-Napoca. She obtained her PhD in Humanities (2012) at Babeș-Bolyai University. Her main areas of research are Post-War Literary Criticism, Post-War Romanian Literature, East Central European Literature and Criticism. She published several essays and articles concerning the history of Structuralism, the history of Romanian Criticism, Romanian Postmodernism or Postcommunist Literature. She provided a comprehensive account of Romanian Structuralism in her book, Bastionul lingvistic. O istorie comparată a structuralismului în România (București: MLR, 2017). Adriana is now working on a study about authenticity in literature, and on a wider research upon anticommunist representations in literature.