Łukasz Smuga is a literary scholar specialising in contemporary Spanish literature. Between 2012 and 2014 he worked at the Complutense University of Madrid. He earned his Ph.D. at the University of Wrocław, where he currently works as an assistant professor. His book Wbrew naturze i kulturze. O odmienności w hiszpańskiej prozie homoerotycznej na przełomie XX i XXI wieku [Against nature and culture. Queerness in Spanish homoerotic novels at the turn of the 20th and 21st centuries] was published by Universitas in 2016.