ARTE Documentary on Nobel Peace Prize winner & Manhattan Project scientist Joseph Rotblat

An ARTE TV documentary on Sir Joseph Rotblat, a Polish scientist involved with the Manhattan Project before he left to devote his life to the fight against nuclear weapons
04 08.2023 31 12.2023 Events, History, News

National Centre for Writing Emerging Translator Mentorships 2023/2024

Are you a an aspiring literary translator or know someone who is? The National Centre for Writing's Emerging Translator Mentorship Programme is once again open for applications from budding early-career literary translators, including those from Polish to English.
02 08.2023 28 08.2023 Events, Literature, News

Chelsea History Festival 2023

This year's jam-packed Chelsea History Festival programme features several events which touch on aspects of Polish history including Roger Moorhouse and Daniel Finkelstein on the WWII Polish diplomats who helped saved thousands of lives in the Holocaust.
26 09.2023 01 10.2023 Events, History, News

‘Sikorski’s Tourists’- Forgotten WWII Polish Allies – Video by Dr Mark Felton

Browse British Historian Dr Mark Felton's popular Youtube channel with nearly 2 million subscribers, which features a series of videos about Polish History
02 08.2023 28 08.2024 Events, History, News

Book release (10th August): The Forgers by Roger Moorhouse

The 10th of August sees the release of Roger Moorhouse's new book about a little known operation that saved the lives of thousands of Jewish people during World War Two.
10 08.2023 Events, Literature, News

Cultural Diplomacy Symposium

A one-day symposium on cultural diplomacy provides practical insights from former and current diplomats, art professionals and academics.
29 06.2023 Events, Film, History, Literature, Music, News, Theatre, Visual arts

Anna Zaranko receives the 2023 Found in translation Award

Anna Zaranko is the winner of the 2023 Found in Translation Award for her translation of Polish epic and Nobel prize-winning work 'The Peasants' by Wladyslaw Reymont.
10 05.2023 31 12.2023 Events, Literature, News

The 7th edition of Polish Heritage Days kicks off in May! Join the celebrations!

Around 100 organisations in the United Kingdom have pledged initiatives for the 7th edition of Polish Heritage Days (PHD). Join the celebrations of all-things Polish in May!

01 05.2023 31 05.2023 Events, News

Donate “Windows for Ukraine” to help Ukrainians rebuild their homes

A call for the donation of windows for the "Windows for Ukraine" exhibition at the Polish Pavilion at the London Design Biennale. Donations will be collected between 10th April - 10th May.
10 04.2023 10 05.2023 Events, News, Visual arts