April 2018 Lecture Series in California

April 8th, 2018: "What’s Up With Poland? The Role of Museums in Historical Debates”--Lecture sponsored by the Los Angeles Museum of the Holocaust, American Jewish Committee, and Skirball Cultural Center-time and venue TBA  Recent efforts [...]

Why Poland’s Holocaust Bill Will Backfire

Efforts to protect the good name of Poland by criminalizing speech are backfiring. Rather than leading to more accurate statements about responsibility for the Holocaust, the draft amendment is having the opposite effect. The very [...]

Professor Barbara Kirshenblatt-Gimblett Elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences

Professor Barbara Kirshenblatt-Gimblett was elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, the most prestigious honor for a scholar in the United States. She joins a distinguished roster of intellectuals, scientists, and artists. Since its founding [...]

POLIN Museum’s Prof. Barbara Kirshenblatt-Gimblett 2017 lecture series in the USA

Professor Barbara Kirshenblatt-Gimblett, Chief Curator of the Core Exhibition at POLIN Museum of the History of Polish Jews, will be speaking this April at Princeton University, University of Pennsylvania, Case Western Reserve, Cornell University, the [...]