Image of Monika FratczakMonika Frątczak

MA Sociology, Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznan, Poland
BA (Hons) Sociology, Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznan, Poland


Twitter: @fratczak_monika

Thesis title / scope of research

Can data visualization mobilise people to act?

Exploring emotional responses and (potential) democratic participation through data visualization in two different national contexts.


Other experience / research interests

Research interests:

  • Visual communications;
  • Data visualization;
  • Sociology of emotions;
  • Democratic participation;
  • Digital media;
  • Civic and urban movements and non government organizations.

Scholarships and Awards

2018 Scholarship award, Economic and Social Research Council White Rose Social Science DTP, United Kingdom.

2012 Rector's best student prize, MA course, Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznan, Poland.


Journal articles

Frątczak, M. (2020) 'Inequalities in urban areas: exploring children’s perspectives and feelings', Sheffield Student Journal for Sociology, edition three.

Book chapters

Frątczak M. (2014) 'Internet user as an active recipient. The compensatory function of humour and satire based on the example of the cartoons of Marek Raczkowski', In: Heller W.; Janiak A. M. (eds) Speech in the public space. Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznan.