NEE Events at Krakow’s Jewish Culture Festival

logo skrot nee nowe 2012New Eastern Europe is pleased to share with you several upcoming discussions that we are co-hosting during the Jewish Culture Festival in Krakow Poland. Jewish Culture Festival in Krakow is the oldest presentations of contemporary Jewish culture from all around the world. Held since 1988, it has become one of the largest and most recognised internationally cultural events in Krakow.

 

For all of our readers who will be in Krakow, we are pleased to invite you to the following events

 

Polish-Jewish Relations over the past 10 years

Date: June 30th 2014

Time: 17:00

Location: Galicia Jewish Museum, ul. Dajwór 18, Kraków

Panelists include:
Konstanty Gebert
Jean-Yves Potel
Sebastian Rejak

The discussion will be moderated by Iwona Reichardt, Deputy Editor of New Eastern Europe

For more information please visit:https://www.facebook.com/events/668782669869566/

 

Relations in the Polish-Ukrainian-Jewish Triangle

Date: July 1st 2014

Time: 12:00

Location: Galicia Jewish Museum, ul. Dajwór 18, Kraków

This discussion will examine cross-border cooperation in Jewish issues; a discussion of Jewish relations in the context of the political situation in Ukraine and the various lessons that can be learnt from the applied from both Poland and Ukraine in the field of Jewish experience in this region from both the past and the present.

Panelists include:
Jan Gebert (Poland)
Anna Susak (Ukraine)

Moderated by Adam Reichardt, editor-in-chief New Eastern Europe

For more information please visit: https://www.facebook.com/events/1527941917426716/

 

Meeting with Shana Penn, author of Sekret Solidarności

Date: July 3rd 2014

Time: 14:00

Location: JCC Krakow, ul. Miodowa 24

Please join us for a meeting with Shana Penn, author of Sekret Solidarności (2014) and a preview of Marta Dzido’s film Solidarity According to Women.

Speakers include:
- Shana Penn, American feminist and scholar, author of Sekret Solidarności
- Sławomira Walczewska, Polish feminist, essayist, Fundacja Kobieca eFKa
- Iwona Reichardt, Deputy Editor, New Eastern Europe

For more information please visit: https://www.facebook.com/events/1427018137578193/

An Unfinished Memory

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The Galicia Jewish Museum, Kraków announces the opening of a new permanent exhibition, An Unfinished Memory: Jewish Heritage and the Holocaust in Eastern Galicia, by photographer and essayist Jason Francisco.  


The new exhibition complements the Museum’s acclaimed core exhibition, Traces of Memory:  A Contemporary Look at the Jewish Past in Poland, by Chris Schwarz and Jonathan Webber.  With the new exhibition, the Museum realizes its long-held goal of extending its thoughtful and provocative approach to the Jewish past to the whole of historical Galicia, including the eastern section that is today in Ukraine.

Read more: An Unfinished Memory

Prospects for the EU Eastern Partnership

ambLTNew Eastern Europe invites you to a seminar discussion titled:

 

“Prospects for the EU Eastern Partnership”

 

Featuring: H.E. Mr Andris Teikmanis, Latvian Ambassador to the United Kingdom

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"Family Europe" Conference Concludes

The Conference of the Polish Society of Political Thought in Vilnius and the Association of Polish Scientists in Lithuania.

 

On April 9-11th 2014 in the House of Polish Culture in Vilnius, an international conference was organised by the Polish Society of Political Thought (PTMP) – an association of scholars and PhD students dealing with political and legal doctrines and history of law – and the Association of Polish Scientists in Lithuania (SNPL) – the most important Polish scientific association in Lithuania. The conference was held under the title “Family Europe –European Political Thought and the Challenge of the 21st Century”. It was sponsored by the Polish Ministry of Foreign Affairs and held under the honorary patronage of Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Poland in Lithuania and the media patronage of the editors of New Eastern Europe.

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Lecture: How to understand eastern Ukraine

zaproszenie 13.05New Eastern Europe, the Royal Castle in Warsaw, the Polish PEN Club and the Ukrainian PEN Club invite you to the lecture titled “How to Understand Eastern Ukraine?

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