Tag: poland

Sophie Unterman: Of Course, Survivors Are Free

August 2016

A writer accompanies her grandmother on a journey through sites of Holocaust remembrance.

Roslyn Bernstein: In the Shadow of Auschwitz

August 2016

Focusing on the living at the Galicia Jewish Museum and the Jewish Community Centre in Krakow, Poland

Piotr Florczyk: Taking The Long Way Home

June 2016

An Immigrant father-to-be ponders what homeland means to him, and what it might mean to his daughter.

Karen Kovacik: Scattering the Dark

April 2016

Piotr Florczyk interviews Polish poet, translator, professor, and editor Karen Kovacik.

Piotr Florczyk: Retracing the Decalogue

March 2016

Remembering Kieslowski on the 20th anniversary of his death.

The Offence

March 2014

An excerpt from Karolina Breguła’s short film about a Hungarian town’s fear of modernity.

Lingua Franca

October 2013

How can you gauge recovery if you don’t allow the recovered to live? To travel? To risk?

Primeval Superstitions

July 2012

Exploring minority religions in Poland, Katarzyna Majak’s images probe prejudice against witchery, questions of aging, and feminine divinity.

Jessica Porter: A Curator’s Look at Katarzyna Majak’s Women of Power

June 2012

Haniya Rae interviews Jessica Porter on the process of curating artist Katarzyna Majak's new photography exhibition, 'Women of Power.'

Erik Raschke: A Dutch Dissonance

March 2012

The Dutch love to chide America on its unethical domestic policy—so it’s time they looked at their own.

The Land of Oś

November 2011

The grandson of a Holocaust survivor visits the town that was home to Auschwitz.

New Girls and Room of Surprises

By Grzegorz Wróblewski translated from the Polish by Adam Zdrodowski
June 2010

Men suddenly become meek. / Damn, we all needed it badly.

The other part of truth

By Tadeusz Dąbrowski translated from the Polish by Antonia Lloyd-Jones
February 2010
Around Friday heaven arrives; they no longer supply / hell (it stays on the shelf too long), but I’ve got / hell at home, as well as heaven and the saints.