Katarzyna Marak

Katarzyna Marak

Katarzyna Marak, Ph. D. is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Cultural Studies at Nicolaus Copernicus University in Toruń, Poland; she is the author of Japanese and American Horror: A Comparative Study of Film, Fiction, Graphic Novels and Video Games, and has published a number of papers and chapters concerning independent games, game mechanics, player experience, and player/fan reception, as well as comparative analyses of horror texts.

Her research interests include game studies, with particular emphasis on independent game texts, supernatural horror fiction, and testimonies of reception.