The teacher not only by profession but also passion. She works as a literature expert at the humanistic department of Silesian University. She deals with romantic literature, image of Australia in Polish literature, as well as cross-cultural and literature links between Poliand Portugal. Her life motto “Don’t panic!” has been borrowed neither from Mickiewicz nor Camõesa but from The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas. In her private life she adores everything what’s Portuguese.