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Maria Przełomiec Journalist

Maria has covered events within former Soviet countries since the early nineties for both Polish and international media.

Today Maria works for Telewizja Polska, where she is the author and presenter of ‘Studio Wschód’ - a series analyzing socio-political situations in countries of the former USSR. From 1990 to 2006, Maria was a correspondent for the BBC in Poland, specializing in the former USSR. During this time she covered almost all the most important events within the region, contributing not only to radio programmes but also publishing articles in several Polish newspapers.

Maria Przełomiec is the author of the book Tymoszenko-historia niedokończona (Niecałe, 2012) and co-author of Ukraina na zakręcie (Trio, 2005). She has also authored or co-authored analytical reports published by the Warsaw-based Centre of International Relations: Czeczenia – niepodległość czy ograniczona suwerenność (1997), Rosja 2000 – koniec i początek epoki , and  Wymiar wschodni UE, szansa czy idée fixe polskiej polityki?(2002).

Maria Przełomiec holds a degree in Peruvian archeology from the Jagiellonian University, Krakow.

Read an interview with Maria here