22 March 2016
Ethnicity and ethnic parties have often been portrayed as a threat to political stability. This book challenges the notion that the organization of politics in heterogeneous societies should overcome ethnicity. Rather, descriptive representation of ethnic groups has potential to increase regime...
20 March 2016
Initiated by the Castle Museum in Łańcut, the construction works of the Museum of Poles Rescuing Jews named after the Ulmas have just started. The Museum is based in Markowa, nine kilometres south east from Łańcut. It is the first museum in Poland to commemorate Poles rescuing Jews...
The Last Correspondent by Eugene Starky. Meeting at the Consulate General of the Republic of Poland in New York
18 March 2016
Time: Tuesday March 22, 2016 from 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Venue: Consulate General233 Madison Avenue (Jan Karski Corner)New York, NY 10016
On the morning of September 1, Julien Bryan was on the train from Bucharest to Warsaw. Soon after crossing the Polish border the train was bombed. The...
04 March 2016
Volume I: Negotiating Modernity in the 'Long Nineteenth Century'
Balázs Trencsényi, Maciej Janowski, Monika Baar, Maria Falina, and Michal Kopecek
A History of Modern Political Thought in East Central Europe is a two-volume project, authored by an international team of...
29 February 2016
Son of Saul awarded Oscar for best foreign film – extending issues of Holocaust depiction, and Polish and international cimena runs.
With its selection on 28 February as the Academy Awards' best foreign film, director László Nemes' Hungarian production will broaden the audience for its harsh,...
24 February 2016
Witold Pilecki Center of Research on Totalitarianisms established to present and translate postwar investigation materials. The goal of the Center for Research on Totalitarianisms is to provide stimulus to studies into crimes by German and Soviet authorities against Poles, then to...
22 February 2016
Open to citizens of: Belarus, Ukraine, Moldova, Russia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, Armenia, Azerbaijan and Georgia.
Deadline: 1 March 2016
Scholarships 1350 PLN per month
Scholarships are granted by the Polish government for a...
Seminar: "The Oral History of Ukrainian Revolutions" organized in the framework of the "Three Ukrainian Revolutions" (3R) project
18 February 2016
The seminar "The Oral History of Ukrainian Revolutions" is the first of a series of events organized in the framework of the "Three Ukrainian Revolutions" (3R) project led by Professor Georges MINK, Permanent Professor at the Natolin campus of the...