Academic conferences, symposiums, seminars and lectures regarding Polish history.
21 February 2015
The Polish Library in Paris announces a public meeting with Bernard Kouchner and Adam Michnik on 3 March at 7 pm. The interview will be moderated by Jolanta Kurska, president of the Bronisław Geremek Foundation, who conducted the book-length interview Kouchner and Michnik: Crossing Memories,...
Oral history in Central-Eastern Europe: current research areas, challenges and specificity, Łódź, 17-18 września 2015 - Call for Papers
16 December 2014
Oral history in Central-Eastern Europe: current research areas, challenges and specificity, Łódź, Poland, 17-18 September 2015
In the past several years, oral history has become increasingly popular in Central and Eastern Europe, both in academia and beyond. It is impossible to overstate the...
02 October 2014
The University of California-Berkeley, April 23-25, 2015
Consumption has recently emerged as a prism through which to view the cultural and social history of Eastern Europe from an exciting new angle. Especially in the study of life under state socialism, the emphasis on consumer...
01 September 2014
An international specialist conference, organized by the Ministry of Culture and National Heritage and the International Cultural Centre, will address the topic of the restitution of artworks in Poland in the European context.
November 12–14, 2014
The tragedy of World War II brought the...
30 August 2014
In 2015, the Joint Sessions will take place for the first time in Poland, at the University of Warsaw.
Recognised as one of the major highlights of the world's political science calendar, the Joint Sessions of Workshops have been held in a different European city, at an ECPR Full-Member...
21 August 2014
The new book A Dialogue on Cultural Memory in the Regions of Ukraine, Lithuania and Belarus has been published by the Polish History Museum in Warsaw. The main editors are Alvydas Nikentaitis and Michał Kopczyński, and the volume compiles results from discussions held in 2011 and 2012 during a...
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...
The one-day workshop exploring the increasing role of direct democracy within the European arena, London
02 July 2014
The Centre for European Research (QMUL) and the Centre for Research on Direct Democracy (University of Zurich) invites to a one-day workshop:
4 July 2014, 10.30am - 4pm
1) Referendums on European Integration - speakers include Professor Andreas Auer (Zurich), Professor Sara...