Henryk Hoffmann

Henryk Hoffmann has worked as an English teacher, translator and interpreter in several institutions, including the Polish Academy of Sciences and his self-owned firm. Since he immigrated to the USA from Poland in 1992, Hoffman has taught Latin, German, English and History, in North Carolina and Pennsylvania. At present, Hoffmann works at Perkiomen School in Pennsburg, PA, where he teaches Latin and German. Hoffmann’s professional honors include the Certificate of Special Congressional Recognition (2000) for his first book, a two-time inclusion in Who’s Who Among America’s Teachers (Educational Communications, 2002 and 2005), an entry in Contemporary Authors (Thomson Gale, 2005) and an Honorary Diploma from the Polish Federation of Film Societies (on its 50th Anniversary, 2006). He is the author of five reference books, “A” Western Filmmakers: A Biographical Dictionary of Writers, Directors, Cinematographers, Composers, Actors and Actresses (McFarland, 2000, 2008), Western Film Highlights: The Best of the West, 1914-2001 (McFarland, 2003, 2009), Leksykon gwiazd kina amerykańskiego (Agencja Producentów Filmowych, 2006), Western Movie References in American Literature (McFarland, 2012) and Four Hollywood Legends in World Literature: References to Bogart, Cooper, Gable and Tracy (BearManor Media, 2016); and one memoir, Ironies, Coincidences and Absurdities in My Ordinary Life on Both Sides of the Atlantic (Higher Ground Books & Media, 2019).

Books published with us

Title Latin in Modern Fiction [Hardback]
Subtitle Who Says It’s a Dead Language?
Edition 1st
ISBN 978-1-62273-949-3
Published in July 2021
Title The Careers of Burt Lancaster and Kirk Douglas as Referenced in Literature [Hardback]
Subtitle A Study in Film Perception
Edition 1st
ISBN 978-1-64889-036-9
Published in October 2020
Title Three Hollywood Stalwarts in Literature [Hardback]
Subtitle A Study in Film Perception Through References to Peck, Mitchum and Holden
Edition 1st
ISBN 978-1-64889-288-2
Published in January 2022