Tereza Topolovská is a lecturer at the Department of English Language and Literature, Faculty of Education, Charles University, Prague, where she teaches courses on British Literature and Postcolonial Literatures. She received her doctoral degree from the Faculty of Arts, Charles University in 2016. Her research focuses on spatial poetics, primarily the conception of dwelling and depiction of architecture in contemporary British literature. She has participated in international conferences and published articles on Simon Mawer, E.M. Forster, Iris Murdoch and J.G. Ballard. Her monograph, The Country House Revisited: Variations on a Theme from Forster to Hollinghurst, was published by Karolinum Press in 2017.