History of religion
"The Mission of John Capistran in Central and Eastern Europe (1451-1456). The Transfer of Ideas and the Strategy of Communication in the Late Middle Ages”, Conference in Warsaw 16-17 Nov
30 October 2017
The conference „The Mission of John Capistran in Central and Eastern Europe (1451-1456). The Transfer of Ideas and the Strategy of Communication in the Late Middle Ages” will be held in the Polish Historical Institute in Warsaw.
The conference is part of a research project which aim is to...
26 August 2015
The mission of the Global Education Outreach Program is to promote Polish-Jewish studies internationally by supporting research and scholarly exchange on the history and culture of Polish Jews. POLIN Museum partners with universities and research institutions in Poland, Europe, North America,...
19 August 2014
International conference on faith-based reconciliation and peacebuilding commemorating the 30th anniversary of Reconciliatio et paenitentia by St. John Paul II and the Year of Jan Karski
If it can be argued that religion contributes to conflicts all over the world, then...
06 June 2014
The proposed volume of Studia Historica Gedanensia, Vol. VII, 2016: "With God and Against God" aims at reviewing themes of ideological confrontation from the earliest antiquity to the present day.
Since the beginning of history of the humankind homo sapiens meant also homo...
03 April 2014
The Museum launched long-awaited temporary exhibition devoted to the pre-war Jewish Warsaw, Warszawa, Warsze.
The exhibition will take us to the world of Nalewki Street and the Muranów quarter – reverberating with the sounds of Yiddish, bustling with pavement stalls and shops. We will tour the...
20 January 2014
The organizers of the conference "Reformed Majorities and Minorities in Early Modern Europe: Sources, Editions, Distribution of Ideas", Warsaw, 23-24 September 2014 invite scholars from all areas of Reformation studies to submit proposals for papers.
The conference is intended as a...
18 November 2013
The main prize of the 11th Warsw Jewsich Film Festival, the 2013 David Camera for the best film and 15.000 PLN funded by the Minister of Culture and National Heritage, was awarded to a feature film Rock the Casbah directed by Laila Marakchi. The 2013. Special Award and 10.000 PLN funded...
Jewish Children in Convents. The Participation of Women's Religious Orders in Saving Jewish Children in Poland between 1939-1945
17 March 2013
Reprinted 20 years after the first edition, Ewa Kurek's book remains one of the important studies concerning the actions of Polish nuns during the German occupation.
The edition of “Jewish Children in Convents. Participation of Women's Religious Orders in Saving Jewish Children...