Mar

25 2019

The Place of Jews in Polish Memory

5:00PM - 7:00PM  

Sterling Memorial Library Lecture Hall 120 High Street
New Haven, CT 06511

Contact Fortunoff Video Archive for Holocaust Testimonies
(203) 432-1879
fortunoff.archive@yale.edu
https://fortunoff.library.yale.edu/events/polin/

Historian and professor at the Institute of Political Sciences of the Polish Academy of Sciences, Dariusz Stola is the Director of the Polin Museum in Warsaw. He specializes in the history of Polish-Jewish relations, history of People’s Republic of Poland, and history of international migrations in the twentieth century. He has published over a hundred scholarly essays and ten books for which he received numerous awards.

In addition to discussing the establishment of the Polin Museum of the History of Polish Jews, Professor Stola will address current cultural debates, and political developments in Poland related to the museum and the place of Jews in Polish memory.

This is part of Yale University's Fortunoff Video Archive for Holocaust Testimonies 2019 event series.

Sponsor: Fortunoff Video Archive for Holocaust Testimonies, Yale University