Loyola University Chicago

Polish Studies

Jack J. Hutchens

Part-time Instructor

Polish and European Literature

Email: jhutchens@luc.edu
Office:  Crown Center 206C
Phone:  773-508-7368


Research Interests

  • Polish language, literature, and culture
  • Gender studies
  • Queer theory
  • Nationalism studies
  • Popular culture

Courses Taught

  • LITR 280 World Masterpieces: Eyewitness Literature of WWII

Service Outside Loyola

  • Richland Community College Diversity Committee Member
  • Public Lecture: "Polish Masculinities: Gombrowicz's Satire of Polish Nationalism and Constructions of Manhood." Presented as part of "Getting to Know Europe: A Study in Gender Roles." University of Florida Harn Museum of Art, 2014. 


  • Ph.D. 2016 University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
  • M.A.  2004 Emporia State University, Emporia, Kansas. 
  • B.A.  1996 Emporia State University, Emporia, Kansas.