“THREE MINUTES IN POLAND”: RESCUING INDIVIDUAL STORIES; RETRIEVING COMMUNAL || RESOURCE LIST

#TJHTalks21 & Warsaw Jewish Film Festival “THREE MINUTES IN POLAND”: RESCUING INDIVIDUAL STORIES; RETRIEVING COMMUNAL Guest Speakers: Glenn Kurtz and Roberta Grossman Wednesday, November 17, 2021 https://youtu.be/J44fTbrsY0o RESOURCE LIST Glenn Kurtz, Three Minutes in Poland: Discovering a Lost World in a 1938 Family Film David Kurtz’s 1938 Home Movies “It’s Grandpa”: Marcy Rosen’s Extraordinary Discovery […]

POLISH JEWS IN THE INTERWAR PERIOD: INTERNAL ENEMIERS OR SIGNIFICANT OTHERS? || RESOURCE LIST

#TJHTalks19 POLISH JEWS IN THE INTERWAR PERIOD: INTERNAL ENEMIES OR SIGNIFICANT OTHERS? Guest Speakers: Dr. Eva Hoffman and Dr. Jonathan Brent Wednesday, August 18, 2021 RESOURCE LIST Glenn Dynner and Francois Gesnet, Warsaw, The Jewish Metropolis: Studies in Judaica Ewa Hoffman, Shtetl: The Life and Death of a Small Town and the World of Polish Jews Antony Polonsky, The […]

MUSEUMS IN POLAND TODAY: BEYOND NATIONAL NARRATIVES || RESOURCE LIST

#TJHTalks18 MUSEUMS IN POLAND TODAY: BEYOND NATIONAL NARRATIVES Guest Speakers:Dr. Erica Lehrer, Dr. Joanna Wawrzyniak, and Dr. Maria Kobielska Wednesday, July21, 2021 RESOURCE LIST Zuzanna Bogumił, Joanna Wawrzyniak et al, The Enemy on Display: The Second World War in Eastern European Museums, Berghahn Books 2016 Maria Kobielska, Warsaw, 2004 – Gdańsk, 2017. Evolution of the […]

RENEWAL PERSONIFIED: THREE DECADES OF THE KRAKOW JEWISH CULTURE FESTIVAL || RESOURCE LIST

Special episode of #TJHTalksorganised in partnership with the Krakow Jewish Culture Festival RENEWAL PERSONIFIED: THREE DECADES OF THE KRAKOW JEWISH CULTURE FESTIVAL Guest Speakers:Yossi Klien Halevi and Janusz Makuch Thursday, June 24, 2021 Letters to My Palestinian Neighbor Official Website English Version Available for Purchase Here Polish Version Available for Purchase Here Calendar of Events […]

LAUNCH OF MI DO LE DOR EUROPE

LAUNCH OF MI DOR LE DOR EUROPE The following is a translation of a press release put out by UCEI – Unione delle Comunità Ebraiche Italiane.  The inaugural online meeting of the Mi Dor Le Dor Europe heritage educational program took place on Sunday, June 6 with 16 participants from across Italy, and an international […]

MARGINALIZED JEWS: COMMUNAL OUTCASTS IN EASTERN EUROPE | RESOURCE LIST

#TJHTalks16 MARGINALIZED JEWS: COMMUNAL OUTCASTS IN EASTERN EUROPE Guest Speakers: Professors Natan Meir and Sylvie Anne Goldberg Sunday, May 23, 2021 This list is meant to accompany Natan Meir’s Stepchildren of the Shtetl: The Destitute, Disabled, and Mad of Jewish Eastern Europe, 1800-1939 (Stanford University Press, 2020). For more information, see: www.natanmeir.com GENERAL EASTERN EUROPEAN JEWRY […]

JEWISH HERITAGE PRESERVATION: CHALLENGES, OPPORTUNITIES, AND STRATEGIES| RESOURCE LIST

#TJHTalks15 JEWISH HERITAGE PRESERVATION: CHALLENGES, OPPORTUNITIES, AND STRATEGIES Guest Speakers:Ruth Ellen Gruber, Piotr Puchta, Victor Sorenssenmoderated byHelise Lieberman Wednesday, May 5, 2021 Foundation for the Preservation of Jewish Heritage in Poland (FODZ) Please visit the FODZ Website: http://www.fodz.pl/ and its fanpage https://www.facebook.com/fodz.poland to find out about ways of getting involved in Jewish heritage preservation.   Piotr Puchta, Director: […]

WARSAW GHETTO UPRISING: AN ONGOING STRUGGLE?| RESOURCE LIST

#TJHTalks14 WARSAW GHETTO UPRISING: AN ONGOING STRUGGLE?N Guest Speakers:Professors Havi Dreiffus and Dariusz Stola Tuesday, April 20, 2021 Ainsztein, Reuben. The Warsaw Ghetto Revolt. New York: Holocaust Library, 1979 Brustin-Berenstein, Tatiana. “Deportacje i zagłada skupisk żydowskich w dystrykcie warszawskim.” Biuletyn Żydowskiego Instytutu Historycznego 1, 3 (January-June 1952), pp. 83-125 Cohen, Raya. “‘Against the Current’: Hashomer […]

Mi Dor Le Dor Italia || Open Registration

Mi Dor Le Dor Italia || Registration is open! Heritage is a verb. It is an intergenerational call to action. It is not simply about preserving the past. Heritage is vitally about the present and future, requiring continuous creation and transformation. Heritage in today’s world has become transdisciplinary; its preoccupation with traditional principles of conservation […]