The Clio Award for dr Monika Polit from the Faculty of History at the Warsaw University
The award (second place in the Editions Category) was given to the book „The Ringelblum Archive. The Underground Archive of the Warsaw Ghetto, vol. 31, Letters by Perec Opoczyński”.
The Jan Karski and Pola Nireńska Prize awarding ceremony
This year, the Prize was awarded to Bella Szwarcman-Czarnota — philosopher, translator, essayist, publicist. For many years, she had worked at the Polish Scientific Publishers at the philosophy department and at the JHI Bulletin editorial staff. Since 1997, she has worked as an editor and columnist in „Midrasz”. She translated from French, Russian and Yiddish, published books and a vast number of articles dedicated to Yiddish-language literature. She received scholarships of the City of Warsaw (2010) and YIVO Institute for Jewish Research (2011), as well as the Father Stanisław Musiał Prize (2016).
Bella Szwarcman-Czarnota awarded with the 2018 Jan Karski and Pola Nireńska Prize
The award ceremony took place on 26 November at the Jewish Historical Institute. Sincere congratulations!
Dr Eleonora Bergman and Prof. Tadeusz Epsztein awarded with the Jan Karski and Pola Nireńska Prize for 2017
On 14 November, the Jewish Historical Institute held the Jan Karski and Pola Nireńska Prize ceremony. This year, the laureates of the Prize are Dr Eleonora Bergman and Prof. Tadeusz Epsztein, scientific editors of the complete edition of the Ringelblum Archive.