A Historian Enters a Museum: Challenges for the Narrative of the Museum of the History of Polish Jews

Dariusz Stola is the newly appointed director of Museum of the History of the Polish Jews, which will open in Warsaw in October 2014.  Dr. Stola is an historian and former professor at the Institute of Political Studies, Polish Academy of Sciences, and at Collegium Civitas in Warsaw as well as a fellow at the Center for Migration Research, Warsaw University. He has published eight books and over a hundred articles on Polish-Jewish relations and the Holocaust, international migrations in the 20th century, and on the communist regime in Poland, as well as on Polish debates about these pasts.

Reception to follow.

When:
Wednesday, April 2, 2014. 5:30 PM.
Approximate duration of 2.0 hour(s).
Where:
Levinthal Hall, Humanities Center (Map)
Sponsor:
Center for Russian, East European & Eurasian Studies, Taube Center for Jewish Studies, Stanford University, The Taube Family Foundation, and Stanford Humanities Center.
Contact:
725-2563
creeesinfo@stanford.edu
Admission:

Free and open to the public

Audience:
General Public, Faculty/Staff, Students, Alumni/Friends, Members
Tags:
lecture, arts, international, humanities
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