Liliana Hermetz (b. 1964) is a cultural critic and theatre scholar. She has studied French language, literature an civilisation at the University in Strasbourg. She also completed MBA studies and post-diploma studies at the Laboratory of New Theatre Practices at SWPS University and the Nowy Theatre. She has worked as a cultural animator, journalist, a ‘dishwasher’, translator and director. 2015 saw the release of her debut novel, Alicyjka, for which she received the Conrad Award.