The Legacy of the Shoah for Jews in Post-War Poland

Thursday, May 5, 2016
4:15 pm
Marshall D. Shulman Seminar Room (1219 IAB, 420 West 118th St.)

Please join us for a talk by Stanislaw Krajewski, Institute of Philosophy, University of Warsaw, Poland.

Stanislaw Krajewski, professor at the Institute of Philosophy of the University of Warsaw, Poland, has been involved in research in logic and the philosophy of mathematics as well as in the philosophy of religion and interfaith dialogue. He was involved in the revival of Jewish life and, after the fall of Communism in 1989, he was among the founders of the Polish-Israeli Friendship Society and of the Polish Council of Christians and Jews, of which he has been the Jewish co-chair since its inception. A former member of the board of the Union of Jewish Religious Communities in Poland and the International Council of the Auschwitz Camp Museum and Memorial, he worked on the post-war section of POLIN.

This event is cosponsored by Columbia University’s Institute for Israel and Jewish Studies.