International Conference "Poles in Chicago: The Experience of an Immigrant. Integration, Isolation and Assimilation"
Poland, Warsaw, 14-15 June 2018
Conference on the Heritage of Freedom
The international conference Political-legal Heritage of Free Central Europe organised by the Alexis de Tocqueville Centre for Political and Legal Thought in cooperation with the Polish History Museum was held in Warsaw on 15 March.
the Bar Confederation in painting
This year marks the 250th anniversary of a general confederation established on 29 February 1768 in Bar, Podolia, in defence of the Catholic faith against infidels, Catherine II of Russia, the influence of the Russian Empire and King Stanislaw II Augustus, who was submissive to Catherine and let the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth become a Russian protectorate.
The Start of the 11th Edition of the Historical Event of the Year Competition
In cooperation with the historia.org.pl historical website, the Polish History Museum is organising the 11th competition for the historical event of the year. The objective is to honour the organisers, creators, and initiators of the most interesting historical enterprises of the past year. The deadline for project submission is 31 March 2018.
The Polish state punished crimes against the Jews
On Wednesday, 21 February, The Guardian published two leters that criticised the newspaper’s editorial „Poland cannot wholly escape blame” for the Holocaust. Such suggestions are wrong and demonstrate a lack of historical understanding, write Dr Anna Mlynik-Shawcross and Prof. Richard Butterwick-Pawlikowski.
The Establishment of the Bar Confederation
An interview with Dr Dorota Dukwicz
workshops for teachers