Announcing Barbara Kirshenblatt-Gimblett’s 2019 Tour in New Zealand

Barbara Kirshenblatt-Gimblett’s 2019 Tour in New Zealand

WELLINGTON

Thursday March 7, 2019, 2:00 (by invitation only)
Victoria University
Master class: Museums and the politics of history

Friday March 8, 2019, 12:30 PM (by invitation only)
Holocaust Centre NZ
The Future of Holocaust Museums

Friday March 8, 2019, 4:00 PM
Te Papa
Curating Between Hope and Despair: The Creation of POLIN Museum of the History of Polish Jews

http://bit.ly/2tvJooU

AUCKLAND

Monday March 11, 2019. 11:00 AM
Auckland University of Technology
Beyond Living Memory: The Future of Holocaust Museums

https://1.org.nz/beyond-living-memory-the-future-of-holocaust-museums/

Tuesday March 12, 2019. 6:00PM
University […]

2019-03-19T16:39:35+00:00February 20th, 2019|News from the US, POLIN Museum|

Statement of the Association of the Jewish Historical Institute of Poland regarding the selection of the director of POLIN Museum of the History of Polish Jews

We encourage you to read the official statement of the Association of the JHI regarding the selection of the director of POLIN Museum of the History of Polish Jews:

 http://szih.org.pl/en/statement-of-the-association-of-the-jewish-historical-institute-of-poland-regarding-the-selection-of-the-director-of-polin-museum-of-the-history-of-polish-jews/

2019-02-20T17:55:18+00:00February 19th, 2019|POLIN Museum|

POLIN Museum hosts guests from the United Nations

Last Tuesday on January 29th, POLIN Museum hosted some distinguished visitors from the United Nations.
This included a delegation of permanent representatives to the U.N. from around 30 countries, and other esteemed guests. The evening was hosted by POLIN’s Museum Director, Professor Dariusz Stola.

Our special guests had the opportunity to tour the core exhibition, and took part in a gala dinner organized in the majestic main hall of the museum.

The visit was initiated […]

2019-02-06T22:55:18+00:00February 6th, 2019|News from Poland, POLIN Museum|

Holocaust Memorial Ceremony 2019 – International Day of Commemoration in memory of the victims of the Holocaust

“Holocaust Remembrance: Demand and Defend Your Human Rights,” the theme of International Holocaust Remembrance Day 2019, encourages youth to act against discrimination and defend democratic values in their communities at a time of rising antisemitism and other forms of hatred across the globe.

Marian Turski, a historian, journalist, and activist, is Chair of the Council of POLIN Museum of the History of Polish Jews, in Warsaw, Deputy Chair of the Association of the Jewish Historical Institute of Poland, and […]

2019-01-31T17:28:21+00:00January 31st, 2019|News from the US, Photographs, POLIN Museum|

We invite you to a special tour to Poland with Professor Barbara Kirshenblatt-Gimblett

TOUR HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Exclusive access to POLIN Museum of the Historyof Polish Jews, and private meetings with directors,curators, and founders
  • Private viewing of the Ringelblum ArchiveExhibition
  • Private guided tours: Warsaw, Lublin, Zamość,Sanok, Auschwitz-Birkenau, and Kraków
  • Reception with Jewish community leaders,Polishgovernment officials, and embassy representatives
  • Shabbat dinner with members of Warsaw’sJewish community
  • Polish, Jewish, and international cuisine
  • Deluxe accommodation
  • TJHT tour manager throughout
2019-01-17T10:13:17+00:00December 10th, 2018|News from the US, POLIN Museum|

The YIVO Institute for Jewish Research honors Irene Pletka

Our distinguished benefactor, Irene Pletka, was honored at YIVO’s 2018 GALA AWARD DINNER “

2018-12-13T05:50:04+00:00November 13th, 2018|News from the US, POLIN Museum|