2019 year in review at POLIN Museum

2020-01-01T02:34:41+00:00January 1st, 2020|News from Poland, POLIN Museum|

2019 year in review at POLIN Museum

2019 has been an incredible year not only for the museum, but for those who had the opportunity to visit. Hundreds of thousands of visitors, hundreds of events and projects . Take a look at #POLINMuseum's year in review for 2019. See you in 2020! ūüĎčūüéČ

Posted by Friends of Polin Museum on Friday, December 27, 2019

May the lights we kindle this Hanukkah illuminate the world.

2019-12-24T06:50:18+00:00December 24th, 2019|News from the US, POLIN Museum|

A joyous Hanukkah and Happy New Year from American Friends of POLIN Museum of the History of Polish Jews

May the lights we kindle this Hanukkah illuminate the world.

UCLA Visiting Scholar: 2019 Leve Award winner Barbara Kirshenblatt-Gimblett (POLIN) January 15-17, 2020

2019-12-22T01:42:14+00:00December 22nd, 2019|News from the US, POLIN Museum|

Barbara Kirshenblatt-Gimblett¬†is Chief Curator of the Core Exhibition at POLIN Museum of the History of Polish Jews and University Professor Emerita and Professor Emerita of Performance Studies at New York University. Her books include¬†Destination Culture: Tourism, Museums, and Heritage;¬†Image before My Eyes: A Photographic History of Jewish Life in Poland, 1864‚Äď1939¬†(with Lucjan Dobroszycki); and¬†They Called Me Mayer July: Painted Memories of a Jewish Childhood in Poland Before the Holocaust¬†(with Mayer Kirshenblatt). She received the Officer‚Äôs Cross of the [‚Ķ]

Following a memorial service in the once Jewish cemetery of Szczucyn, where 600 Jews were killed in a 1941 pogrom, Gennady Levin, musician of the Shomer-International Association for Judeo-Christian dialogue, plays saxophone while service participants walk further into the former cemetery where a local man had recently made his own makeshift memorial of gathered broken tombstones (matzevot). Szczucyn, Poland, July 10, 2019.

2019-12-13T20:57:01+00:00December 13th, 2019|Life in Poland, Photo Fridays with Chuck Fishman, POLIN Museum|

Poland: Mazel tov to 2019 POLIN award winner Natalia Bartczak and Special Award recipient Auschwitz Jewish Center ‚Äď Jewish Heritage Europe

2019-12-12T05:27:29+00:00December 7th, 2019|News from Poland, POLIN Museum|

Original link: https://jewish-heritage-europe.eu/2019/12/04/poland-2019-polin-awards/

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