Chelsea History Festival

Polish themes at the prestigious festival organised by the National Army Museum.
17 09.2020 27 09.2020 Events, History

Belfast commemorates 40 years of Polish Solidarity movement

Belfast City Hall and the MAC (Metropolitan Art Centre) have marked the 40th anniversary of the Polish Solidarity movement by lighting up their buildings.
31 08.2020 Events, History, History

Solidarity 40

To mark 40th anniversary of foundation of the Polish Independent Self-Governing Trade Union “Solidarnosc” in September 1980 the Centre for Democracy and Peace Building is launching Solidarity 40 – a series of lectures, seminars and publications.
26 08.2020 History, History, News

The Battle of Warsaw, 1920: One Hundred Years Ago

Polish history podcast by Norman Davies.
01 01.1970 Blogs, History, History, News

#PolishCultureKatchUp – Katy Carr pt. 2

Fantastic singer-songwriter Katy Carr performs three more Polish songs in a beautiful setting of All Hallows Church, Camden.
22 06.2020 History, Music, News, Videos

LFA: Focus on Polish Perspectives

Series of short lectures online by top architecture academics and online premiere of documentary about architectural historian and critic - Joseph Rykwert.
27 06.2020 30 06.2020 History, Visual arts

#PolishCultureKatchUp – Roger Moorhouse

Top British historian discusses his inspirations, recommendations and exciting new project in an interview for the Polish Cultural Institute.
10 06.2020 History, News, Videos

The Volunteer by Jack Fairweather 🗺

To mark Holocaust Memorial Day, Jack Fairweather tells the true story of a Polish resistance fighter, who infiltrated Auschwitz and drew the world’s attention to its atrocities.
27 01.2020 29 01.2020 Events, History, Literature

Holocaust Memorial Day: Personal Memories of Difficult Truths 🗺

Using the diary of Polish-Jewish teenager Renia Spiegel as inspiration, artist and author Edmund de Waal explores the ability of personal stories to tell difficult truths.
27 01.2020 Events, History, Literature