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Professor Jerzy Szacki Passes Away

26 October 2016

With deep sorrow, we advise that Prof. Jerzy Szacki passed away on 25th October 2016 at the age of 87. He was one of the most outstanding Polish sociologists and ideas historians, a Righteous Among the Nations and a recipient of the Knight's...

2016 POLIN Awards

21 October 2016

The 2016 POLIN Awards were presented at a gala event held at the POLIN Museum of the History of Polish Jews. Winner of this year's award was Jacek Koszczan, founder and President of the Society for the Preservation of the Jewish Heritage of...

Ewa Geller Wins Jan Karski & Pola Nireńska Award

Warszawa, 25 October 2016

The Jewish Historical Institute was yesterday the venue for the presentation of the Jan Karski and Pola Nireńska Award to Prof. Ewa Geller, an outstanding Polish Yiddish scholar. Prof. Ewa Geller is a researcher at the German...