Malwina Gudowska is a Polish-Canadian writer, editor and linguist based in London, UK. She began her journalism career as an associate editor at Avenue, was the inaugural Alberta editor for FASHION and launched the Calgary edition of VitaminDaily.com (now VitaDaily.ca). She taught magazine writing at the University of Calgary, worked as a social media editor for NET-A-PORTER and is currently the style editor for Movie Entertainment magazine.
Her writing has appeared in Financial Times, Vogue, ELLE, The Globe and Mail and many more publications. Her article on raising multilingual children won a National Magazine Award and was included in “The Best Canadian Magazine Articles” anthology.
After completing her MA in Linguistics at University College London (UCL) in 2018, she began her PhD in Applied Linguistics at Birkbeck, University of London. Her research is on language and emotions with a focus on motherhood and multilingualism. In addition to writing about language, she regularly consults on multilingualism, family language policy and recently worked on a branding project for a beauty company, acquiring the title of “notable linguist,” courtesy of Vogue.