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Kathryn Ciancia

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Kathryn Ciancia is a historian of modern Poland and eastern Europe, with expertise in borders and borderlands, nationalism, migration, war, and citizenship.

Associate Professor, History College of Letters and Science — Home and cell phones available upon request Home page Twitter: @KathrynCiancia


  • Polish-Ukrainian borderlands
  • Historical memory in contemporary Poland
  • Citizenship, migration, and refugeedom in modern Poland and eastern Europe


  • Author of On Civilization's Edge: A Polish Borderland in the Interwar World (2020)