Lem Stanisław

Lem Stanisław was an outstanding, award-winning writer born in 1921 in Lviv. There he began medical studies in 1940, which he continued at the Jagiellonian University in Krakow. During the war he worked as a car mechanic. He is famous as one of the most outstanding representatives of Polish science fiction. Lem also gained international recognition, and his works have been translated into over 25 languages.

He published his first novel in 1946 and was entitled “Człowiek z Marsa” (Man from Mars). His other famous works include:

  • “Astronauci” (Astronauts)
  • “Obłok Magellana” (Cloud of Magellan)
  • “Powrót z gwiazd” (Return from the Stars)
  • “Pamiętnik znaleziony w wannie” (Diary Found in the Bathtub)
  • “Wysoki zamek” (High Castle)
  • “Głos Pana” (Voice of the Lord)
  • “Dzienniki gwiadowe” (Star Diaries)
  • “Niezwyciężony” (Invincible)
  • “Dialogi”(Dialogues)
  • “Wejście na orbitę” (Entering orbit)
  • “Solaris”, which was also directed by Andrzej Tarkowski.

Stanisław Lem was a member of various societies such as the Science Fiction Research Association and Science Fiction Writers of America. In 1972 he became a member of the Polish Academy of Sciences Committee “Polska 2000”.

Discovered in 1979, the asteroid, number 3836, is called Asteroid Lem. in 1995, Lem was awarded a medal for merits in the development of cosmonautics by the Soviet cosmonaut Alexei Leonov in the company of 70 cosmonauts and astronomers from 19 countries. Lem died in 2006 in Krakow.

Suggested
Suggested contents and articles.
Suggested Contents
Kossak Magdalena – Samozwaniec was a writer, the daughter of Wojciech Kossak. She was born in Krakow in 1894. She is known primarily under the pseudonym Samozwaniec. She wrote mainly novels, farces and satirical comedies, humorous comedies, columns, and fairy tales and satires for children and teenagers. Among other things,
Kossak Pawlikowska-Jasnorzewska Maria was a poet, playwright, painter and daughter of Wojciech Kossak. She was born in Kraków in 1891. She studied mostly at home, and briefly attended the Academy of Fine Arts as a freelance student. She mainly painted flowers. She traveled to Italy, France, Turkey and North Africa.
Jagiellonian University
Jagiellonian University was established in 1364. It is the oldest university in Poland and one of the oldest in the world. Today, Jagiellonian University is one of the most prestigious. Thousands of students draw inspiration from the legacy of University’s most famous alumni, such as Nicolaus Copernicus, Wislawa Szymborska and Karol Wojtyla (later Pope
Jagiellonian University Museum
Jagiellonian University Museum is located in University’s oldest building – Collegium Maius. Jagiellonian University was founded in 1364 by king Casimir III the Great. Initially, it did not have a headquarters and lectures were probably held in the Wawel Castle. In 1400, king Wladyslaw II Jagiello purchased a building at the
Comments
All comments.
Comments