March 17, Warsaw: Strange War. Russian–Ukrainian Conflict

Poland for begginers

[quote align=’left’]Not from Poland? Interested in society, politics or culture but having a hard time following discussions in Polish? Krytyka Polityczna invites you to lectures in English that cover issues present in Polish and international debates.[/quote][dropcap]S[/dropcap]everal thousand victims, ruined houses and an upcoming humanitarian catastrophe – these are just some of the results of the war in the Donets Basin in Ukraine. The fights however still go on, so the problems will increase. How has it all come about? Who fights in the Donets Basin? Does Europe have something to fear?

Paweł Pieniążek is a Polish journalist and reporter specialising in Ukraine and Eastern Europe, contributing regularly to Polish online daily Dziennik Opinii, New Eastern Europe and the Polish magazine W Punkt. In the beginning of February his book “Pozdrowienia z Noworosji“, reportages from the war in eastern Ukraine, will be published in Krytyka Polityczna.

Moderation: Agnieszka Wiśniewska

Come, listen, discuss!

When and where

[mark]March, 17th, Tuesday, 6.00 PM[/mark]
Foksal Street 16, 2nd Floor, Warsaw

Supported by the City Council of Warsaw and European Cultural Foundation.




Krytyka Polityczna
Krytyka Polityczna (Political Critique) is the largest Eastern European liberal network of institutions and activists. It consists of the online daily Dziennik Opinii, a quarterly magazine, publishing house, cultural centres in Warsaw, Łódź, Gdańsk and Cieszyn, activist clubs in a dozen cities in Poland (and also in Kiev and Berlin), as well as a research centre: the Institute for Advanced Study in Warsaw.