The anniversary of the Polish Studies initiative has been marked with a 'fruitful exchange' of ideas.
On June 30 and 1 July 2015, the new Polish Studies programme at the University of Cambridge will host an international conference on the future of Polish-Ukrainian relations at Sidney Sussex College.
Remembering and celebrating the rich thousand-year Jewish dimension of Poland’s history will be the theme of the first major event hosted by the recently-launched Cambridge Polish Studies, an initiative of the Department of Slavonic Studies.
Swathed in conspiracy and suppressed by the Soviet establishment, the historical truth about the Katyn murders remained obscure for more than half a century. Yet at the same time, the memory of the massacre evolved. A new book shows how this memory defines Eastern Europe even today.