On the 14th April, 2016, at 6 p.m. we are cordially inviting you to the opening of the exhibition of old prints titled „The Amsterdam of Polish Jews” which was prepared by JHI’s own Magdalena Bendowska, Ph.d. and professor Jan Doktór.
It will be a unique exhibition presenting connection between the censorship of publications in the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth executed by the Jewish Sejm and the development of pressing of books in Hebrew and in Yiddish in Amsterdam against the backdrop of Polish-Dutch economic and cultural relations.
Last preparations are currently being made in our exhibition hall. Today old printing press was delivered and is being set. We are encouraging you to see the gallery of photographs documenting mounting the press and last alterations before exhibition opening on 14th April, 2016, at 6 p.m.
Admission is free.