Grzegorz Maziarczyk

2018

Prace magisterskie
  • The Concept of Borders in Cormac McCarthy's Fiction: Blood Meridian, All The Pretty Horses and The Road
  • Film Adaptations of Thomas Harris's Hannibal Lecter Novels
  • The analysis of Dan Brown's Angels and Demons and The Da Vinci Code and their filmic adaptations.
  • How to preserve the story in modern times: Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare and The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald in Baz Luhrmann’s film adaptations.
  • Modern Film Adaptations of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's Classic Sherlock Holmes Novels.
  • Jane Austen on the Silver Screen: Transpositions versus Critical Adaptations of Pride and Prejudice
  • Elements of robinsonade in Daniel Defoe's Robinson Crusoe and Andy Weir's The Martian and their film adaptations
  • Representation of the Tudor dynasty in selected novels, films and TV series.
  • The concept of fidelity in James Dashner's novels and their film adaptations: The Maze Runner and The Maze Runner: Scorch Trials
  • Solving a puzzle - different ways of misleading the reader in Chuck Palahniuk's Fight Club and Gillian Flynn's Gone Girl and their movie adaptations
  • The representation of borders in Luís Alberto Urrea's books
  • The problem of violence in the Old West as portrayed in the novels and film
  • Film adaptations of J. K. Rowling’s Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone and C. S. Lewis’ the Chronicles of Narnia: the Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe
  • The changing image of America seen through the eyes of Native Americans portrayed in selected works of Sherman Alexie
  • Representation of Native Americans in Mary Crow Dog and Richard Erdoes's Lakota Woman and the film Smoke Signals
  • Post-westerns in modern literature and culture: The Hateful Eight by Quentin Tatrantino, The Dark Tower: The Gunslinger by Stephen King and Call of Juarez
  • The motif of the American Dream in Ben Carson's Gifted Hands: The Ben Carson Story and Chris Gardner's Pursuit of Happyness, and their film adaptations.
  • Representation of psychological problems in selected novels and their film adaptations.
  • Film adaptations of legal thrillers by John Grisham: "The Firm" and "The Pelican Brief"

2017

Prace magisterskie
  • Representation of cannibalism in contemporary American culture