Academic conferences, symposiums, seminars and lectures regarding Polish history.
A discussion about communism and transformation – the debate accompanies the release of Karol Modzelewski's book
14 April 2014
A discussion about communism and transformation – the debate accompanies the release of Karol Modzelewski's book, We'll Ride the Mare of History Into the Ground: Confessions of a Bruised Rider
The panel discussion will take place on Wednesday, 16 April 2014, at 5 pm...
26 March 2014
"I saw everything…" is the title of a conference dedicated to two witnesses of the Holocaust: Jan Karski and Witold Pilecki.
The discussion will start in Berlin on the 26th of March, at 6 pm. Timothy Snyder, the historian and professor...
Changing Conditions and Relationships. Private photos as a source of Central European History 1944-1960
18 March 2014
Workshop „Changing Conditions and Relationships. Private photos as a source of Central European History 1944-1960, Part I in cooperation with “ The Bundesstiftung zur Aufarbeitung der SED-Diktatur” (Federal Foundation for the Reappraisal of the SED...
26 February 2014
Hero of the left? A discussion about the republication of the 1935 book by Leon Wasilewski, Piłsudski as I Knew Him.
Is it possible to bring back the image of Józef Piłsudski, Poland's leader through much of the interwar period, as a revolutionary and member of the Polish Socialist Party...
16 February 2014
The Paciﬁcation(?) of post-World War II Europe
Continuity and breaks in mentalities and policies, 1945–1990
20–22 February 2014
With regard to the Cold War, it seems that, over the course of more than 45 years, catastrophic escalation was avoided because, even at times of...
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...
16 January 2014
The recent search in Warsaw's former Jewish district for the archives of the Jewish Bund was completed in the first week of 2014. A press conference was held on 8 January by the Historical Museum of Warsaw, assessing findings and discussing coming goals - and suggesting pressing issues as the city...
10 January 2014
On the 8th of January Jacek Saryusz-Wolski of the European Parliament and Director Robert Kostro of the Polish History Museum in Warsaw hosted the conference Responsibility to Protect - the Legacy of Jan Karski, under the patronage of the EPP Group. Also on the 8th of...