31 July 2017
This volume presents a series of chapters about the Great War and memory in Central and South-Eastern Europe which will widen the insufficient and spotty representations of the Great War in that region.
The contributors deliver an important addition to present-day scholarship on the more or...
30 July 2017
In July more than 2 million new scans of the historic documentation from the state archives’ resources to the Search the Archives service (szukajwarchiwach.pl). The total number of the available materials has thus exceeded 20 million.
The service was updated with the scans of files of the Cities...
24 July 2017
[Translate to English:]
DAINA to konkurs na polsko-litewskie projekty badawcze, które będą realizowane przez zespoły polsko-litewskie we wszystkich dyscyplinach naukowych. Do konkursu będą mogli przystępować wnioskodawcy realizujący badania podstawowe.
Ogłoszenie konkursu: 15 września 2017 r....
23 July 2017
Conference of the International Commission for the History of Towns in cooperation with the Pedagogical University of Kraków
Date: 14-15 September
Venue: Urząd Miasta Krakowa, Plac Wszystkich Świętych 3/4
Program of the conference:
21 July 2017
New book by Timothy Snyder about tyranny has become #1 on the New York Times bestseller list.
An historian of fascism offers a guide for surviving and resisting America’s turn towards authoritarianism.
The Founding Fathers tried to protect us from the threat they knew, the tyranny that...
18 July 2017
Monitoring the changes unfolding in the sphere of institutions that are accompanying the systemic transformation in the East-Central Europe and the Balkans allows a much detailed insight into the logic, mechanisms and direction of cultural changes that are taking place in those regions, and...
19 June 2017
A map of locations mentioned in testimonies, historical background of specific events, photographs of victims and witnesses of totalitarian crimes – these are but a few new functionalities available at ChroniclesofTerror.pl, one of the biggest collections of civilian testimonies from occupied...
New publications by the State Museum at Majdanek include Dariusz Libionka's monograph on Operation Reinhard
29 June 2017
Professor Libionka's book-length study, Zagłada Żydów w Generalnym Gubernatorstwie, has been published by the State Museum at Majdanek. Available in English are Robert Kuwałek's study, Death Camp in Bełżec (2016), and the detailed exhibition catalog Districts of Extermination: Ghettos for Jews in...