28 November 2017
On 28 November 1918, Polish Chief of State Józef Piłsudski signed an electoral law allowing women to vote, which they did for the first time in parliamentary elections in January 1919.
This happened the same month that the country regained independence, after 123 years spent under...
15 November 2017
On 14 November, President of the Republic of Poland Andrzej Duda and his Wife took part in the official opening of the permanent exhibition „What we were unable to shout out to the world”, presenting original documents from the Underground Archive...
31 October 2017
The Dean of the Faculty of „Artes Liberales", the University of Warsaw in cooperation with the President of the Kosciuszko Foundation, Inc. invites applications for the position of the Kosciuszko Foundation Visiting Professor.
The position is co-sponsored by the Kosciuszko Foundation,...
23 June 2017
Director Mieczkowska discusses the remarkable Russo-Byzantine frescos in Lublin and present research being conducted on them, as well as her museum's current exhibitions and major renovation plans for 2018.
Alan Lockwood: It will be important to discuss your museum's history and its current...
Interview with Alicja Knast: Muzeum Śląskie in Katowice and "The Light of History” exhibition, part 2
07 April 2017
In the conclusion of her interview about Muzeum Śląskie in Katowice, Director Alicja Knast focuses on distinct regional aspects within the museum’s collections, and reflects on new audiences and outreach activities in ways that hold broad relevance to museums and culture institutions in our day....
Reconstructions and Modernizations of Historic Towns in Europe in the First Half of Twentieth Century- Nation, Politics, Society
28 March 2017
Publication edited by Iwona Barańska and Makary Górzyński presents a collection of essays in urban planning, monuments protection and spatial policies prepared by the international group of European scholars: historians, art and architecture historians. Our contribution to the European urban...
25 March 2017
On the 27-30 March 2017, under the auspices of the Polish and Ukrainian Institutes of National Remembrance, another meeting of the Polish-Ukrainian Forum of Historians will be held in Kraków.
The forthcoming proceedings will focus on the Ukrainian aspect in the programme and ideology of the...
11 March 2017
Polish Studies at the University of Illinois at Chicago is pleased to announce its sponsorship of the Fourth Workshop for Historians of East Central Europe to be held on the UIC Campus on March 30-31, 2017.
The workshop is open to faculty and graduate students in history and related disciplines....