If you look puzzled, or answer in your clearest English, “I’m sorry, I don’t understand, kid, I’m from Minnesota,” he will call in the troops: “Marek! Krzysztof! Piotr! Chodzi tu!” Each kid has a deck of postcards, a map of the city or a booklet about the cathedral…each costing one dollar.
Migrating Tactics: An Interview with Ewa Majewska and Katarzyna Rakowska
Ewa Majewska and Katarzyna Rakowska talk on Black protests, abortions and reproductive rights.
Poland in Transition 1989-1991: Klinika M. Kopernika, Łódź
Polish hospitals are not much for ice when it comes to post-op recovery, I discover later Tuesday afternoon, lying alone in my bed back in 538. No ice, no water. No nothing, just me, my bed, a couple of roommates.
Poland in Transition 1989-1991: Auschwitz #821
Listen the history of Auschwitz, the whole history of Auschwitz in one man’s brain.
Daffodils replace yellow stars as Poland honors 75th anniversary of ghetto uprising
“While the former ghetto is certainly a geographical place of memory, as Elie Wiesel once said — a memory of overt violence — it is also a place of cultural resistance.”
Poland in Transition 1989-1991: Cityscape: Gdańsk
Gdańsk is, with Kraków, Budapest, Paris, Berlin and Prague, one of Europe’s great old cities.
Poland in Transition 1989-1991: The Fog Machine
Gradually one learns the first lesson of Poland: “Spoko, spoko. Easy, easy.” You get there when you get there. If you get there.