Books on history recently published in Poland.
30 October 2016
The essay collection by Krzysztof Koehler, Palus sarmatica, the latest publication by the Polish History Museum, will be presented at the 20th International Book Fair in Kraków. Koehler’s meeting with readers will be held on 29 October at 4 pm, at the stand of Wydawnictwo Sic!, co-publisher of the...
29 October 2016
On 2 November at 6 pm, we invite you to the Silesian Museum in Katowice for the premiere screening of the new MHP movie Jak Pan Bóg pozwoli zmartwychwstać [If God Let’s to Rise Us from the Dead], directed by Adam Turula.
If God Let’s to Rise Us from the Dead: The Fate of Exiles to USSR,...
20 October 2016
Between 1981 and 1989 in Wroclaw Poland, in an atmosphere in which dissent was forbidden and martial law a reality, the art-activist Orange Alternative movement developed and deployed their "socialist sur-realism" in absurd street-painting and large-scale performances comprising tens of...
05 October 2016
Neal Ascherson provides the background and an analysis of recent events in Poland, including the militancy of the working class, the formation of Solidarity, the realignment of political forces, and the reaction of the Soviet Union.
What has happened in Poland? Poland has erupted four...
31 August 2016
The exhibition dedicated to Oskar Hansen, visionary architect and educator, originator of "Open Form" is open tomorrow at the Yale School of Architecture.
Time: Thursday, September 1, 2016 to Saturday, December 17, 2016
Exhibition „The Massacre of Lviv Professors. Wuleckie Hills 1941” in front of the European Parliament – Brussels
30 August 2016
On 30 August at. 18.30 at the esplanade Solidarność 1980 in front of the European Parliament a ceremonial opening of the exhibition "The Massacre of Lviv Professors. Wuleckie Hills 1941 " was held.
The exhibition was prepared on the 70th anniversary of the murder of Lviv...
20 August 2016
The Politics of Gender Culture under State Socialism: An Expropriated Voice seeks to understand if and how this conceptualization developed in the second half of the twentieth century, and what impact it had on everyday life and on culture.
Though there has been much research on the...
13 July 2016
The papers presented in this thematic volume of Przegląd Historyczny edited by Joachim von Puttkamer and Dorothea Warneck address the limits of exibiting violence from different angles.
Most of the articles originate from the workshop "Exhibiting...