History of political thought
15 March 2017
In commemorating the UNESCO-sanctioned Year of Kosciuszko – the 200th anniversary of the death of Gen. Tadeusz Kościuszko – one high-profile and high-traffic project is the renovation project of the Kosciuszko Bridge in New York City. For the opening the initial replacement span in April...
Polonica in foreign institutions – research on the history of the Polish political emigration 1939-1990 - Conference in Warsaw
18 April 2016
The international conference: „Polonica in foreign institutions – research on the history of the Polish political emigration 1939-1990” organized by the Institute of National Remembrance and the Head Office of the State Archives will take place in Warsaw, at the Janusz Kurtyka IPN...
26 January 2016
The Bronisław Geremek Fellowship aims to foster the study and reflection of Polish national heritage in the context of European tradition. The fellowships enable Polish senior and junior researchers to work on a research project of their own choice. The fellowships are open to all academic...
Richard Butterwick-Pawlikowski is: "Jean-Jacques Rousseau’s advice to the Poles: Euroscepticism avant la lettre?" - lecture in Natolin
28 September 2015
On 13 October 2015, the European Civilization Chair will organize a special lecture at the Natolin (Warsaw) campus of the College of Europe, closing the cycle of Geremek lectures started in April 2011.
The title of this last Geremek lecture, delivered by Professor Richard...
Post-1945 Poland: Modernities, Transformations and Evolving Identities - Conference at Oxford University
10 June 2015
Date: 11-12 June 2015
Venue: Oxford Univeristy, St Antony’s College, European Studies Centre
Programme on Modern Poland, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford, OX2 6JF, United Kingdom
For two days, seventeen doctoral candidates and early career researchers from European and American...
21 February 2015
The Polish Library in Paris announces a public meeting with Bernard Kouchner and Adam Michnik on 3 March at 7 pm. The interview will be moderated by Jolanta Kurska, president of the Bronisław Geremek Foundation, who conducted the book-length interview Kouchner and Michnik: Crossing Memories,...
21 August 2014
The new book A Dialogue on Cultural Memory in the Regions of Ukraine, Lithuania and Belarus has been published by the Polish History Museum in Warsaw. The main editors are Alvydas Nikentaitis and Michał Kopczyński, and the volume compiles results from discussions held in 2011 and 2012 during a...
19 August 2014
International conference on faith-based reconciliation and peacebuilding commemorating the 30th anniversary of Reconciliatio et paenitentia by St. John Paul II and the Year of Jan Karski
If it can be argued that religion contributes to conflicts all over the world, then...