Agnieszka Kościańska is an associate professor in the Department of Ethnology and Cultural Anthropology, University of Warsaw and a senior researcher in a HERA grant (Cruising the 1970s). In the past, she was a visiting fellow at Harvard University (Marie Curie fellowship), the New School for Social Research, the University of Copenhagen, Edinburgh College of Art and the Imre Kertész Kolleg Jena. She is the author of Zobaczyć łosia (To See a Moose. The History of Polish Sex Education from the First Lesson to the Internet, 2017), Płeć przyjemność i przemoc (Gender, Pleasure and Violence, 2014), Potęga ciszy (The Power of silence, 2009) and (co-)editor of several volumes and journal special issues on gender and sexuality – the most recent being ‘The science of sex in a space of uncertainty: Naturalizing and modernizing Europe’s East, past and present’ Sexualities, no. 1-2 2016 (with Hadley Renkin).