Bulletin Board

Bulletin Board Fall 2014
2014 Vol. 6 No. 3 / Bulletin Board

Bulletin Board Fall 2014

Agnieszka Holland to direct two “House of Cards” episodes; British/Australian filmmaker Simon Target brings us “A Town Called Brzostek,” and Canada & Poland honor their forces that fought together during WWII.

Summer 2014 Bulletin Board
2014 Vol. 6 No. 2 / Bulletin Board

Summer 2014 Bulletin Board

Eric Bednarski’s documentary, Neon, traces the history of neon illumination in Warsaw; a Polish documentary about the 1944 Warsaw Uprising has been made entirely from colourised archival film footage; Bill Johnston wins the Transatlantyk Prize for 2014; the Jagiellonian University celebrates its 650th jubilee with a year-long celebration – and more.

Winter-Spring 2014 Bulletin Board
2014 Vol. 6 No. 1 / Bulletin Board

Winter-Spring 2014 Bulletin Board

2014 is the 600th anniversary of Polish-Turkey relations; Guernica Editions is seeking stories for an anthology centered on Poland and Polish Diaspora; Oxford University’s St. Antony’s College Programme on Modern Poland; an English version of a novel about Jan Karski’s life and times has been released.

Poland in the Rockies is Back and in Banff
2014 Vol. 6 No. 1 / Bulletin Board

Poland in the Rockies is Back and in Banff

On the 10th anniversary of the Polish symposium’s debut, Poland in the Rockies has been revived and will return to Western Canada’s most beautiful classroom.

Fall 2013 Bulletin Board
2013 Vol. 5 No. 3 / Bulletin Board

Fall 2013 Bulletin Board

Stefan Norblin’s life and art continue to fascinate; Ida dazzles, as does Life Feels Good. Wojtek the Soldier Bear gets his own Scottish tartan; Beth Holmgren’s book on Helena Modjeska is awarded; and Magda Romanska seems to be everywhere. Plus Katy Carr explores war and freedom through film and music workshops.

Summer 2013 Bulletin Board
2013 Vol. 5 No. 2 / Bulletin Board

Summer 2013 Bulletin Board

Magda Romanska’s new play, Opheliamachine, in LA; Piotr Piwowarczyk’s film, Santa Rosa, in Chicago; Basia and Leonard Myszynski’s Modjeski film in the works; and historian Timothy Snyder everywhere.

Spring 2013 Bulletin Board
2013 Vol. 5 No. 1 / Bulletin Board

Spring 2013 Bulletin Board

Lots of honors and awards for books – all reviewed in CR. Plus: An artist comes home; Elgar for the musically inclined; Manya, the Living History of Maria Skłodowska-Curie; and a beer named for Wojtek the Soldier Bear.

Spring 2012 Bulletin Board
2012 vol. 4 no. 1 - Spring / Bulletin Board

Spring 2012 Bulletin Board

• Polish-German Relations
Ice Warriors – Poland’s Adam Mickiewicz Institute publishes its first comic book
• Quo Vadis 2012 in Calgary, Canada
Freedom Climbers author Bernadette McDonald in Montreal + Ottawa
• The Slavic Performing Arts Heritage Festival at Luzerne County Community College in Shamokin, PA – Writing Competition

Winter 2011-12 Bulletin Board
2011 Vol. 3 No. 4 - Winter / Bulletin Board

Winter 2011-12 Bulletin Board

• Bogusław Schaeffer honored in chocolate
• Helena Modjeska in chocolate and elsewhere
• A new element named for Copernicus
Radioactive, a biography of Marie and Pierre Curie, a National Book Award finalist
• Jan Lisiecki, pianist extraordinaire
• Wojtek the Soldier Bear is now a film
• Poland’s Prime Minister named European of the Year

Fall 2011 Bulletin Board
2011 Vol. 3 No. 3 - Fall / Bulletin Board

Fall 2011 Bulletin Board

• ReJoyce: Rehabilitation Joystick for Computerized Exercise
• Volunteers Needed for the Kresy-Siberia Virtual Museum
• Alex Storozynski, Tadeusz Kosciuszko and Thaddeus Kosciuszko Park
• Side by Side: Poland – Germany, 1000 Years of Art and History
• Irena Sendler and Fatima Frutos: The 2011 Kutxa Ciudad de Irun Poetry Prize