Bayit Hadash – Encounters with Jewish Culture 2017

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Wednesday, 20 September, 7pm
Rosh Hashanah Evening,
with the participation of Rabbi Tanyi Segal, Beit Krakow.

Sunday, 24 September, 6pm**

performed by
Krzysztof Michalski (cello),
Grzegorz Mania (piano),
Piotr Różański (piano).

Wednesday, 27 September, 6pm
Professor Chone Shmeruk (1921-1997) in Memoriam
- Meeting on the 20th anniversary of Prof. Shmeruk's death.

Wednesday, 4 October, 6pm
Halina in Memoriam
- Screening of a film dedicated to Halina Paszkowska, the first sound director in the Polish film industry, 48 min., 2017.

Thursday, 5 October, 6pm
The Six-Day War, 1967 after 50 years
- Meeting with Alex Danzig from the Kibbutz Nir Oz in Israel.

Monday, 9 October, 6pm
Everything is possible
- Meeting with Michael Schudrich, The Chief Rabbi of Poland, and promotion of his book under the same title.

Wednesday, 11 October, 6pm
The Six-Day War, 1967
- Screening of old film footage.

Thursday, 12 October, 6pm*
- Musical Performance by the Jewish Midrash Theatre in Krakow.

Monday, 16 October, 6pm
Henryk Sławik,(1894-1944), a forgotten Hero of three Nations
- Screening of old film footage.

Tuesday, 17 October, 6pm*
The lonely tango of Wera Gran
- Performance by the Jewish Midrash Theatre in Krakow.

Wednesday, 18 October, 6pm
Henryk Sławik,(1894-1944)
- Opening of a documentary exhibition with participation of the author of the exhibition, Ambassador Grzegorz Łubczyk.

Thursday, 19 October, 6pm
The Holocaust commemorated but not remembered
- Lecture by Prof. Sławomir Kapralski (Pedagogical University in Krakow).

Saturday, 21 October, 11am
Book Auction (121)
- organized for the last 25 years by the Rara Avis Antiquarian Bookstore

Monday, 23 October, 6pm
Action Reinhardt 1942-1943
- Lecture by Dr. Piotr Setkiewicz (Museum Auschwitz-Birkenau).

Tuesday, 24 October, 6pm
- Concert of a Choir CHOEUR DE CHAMBRE DES ŚEVRES from France.
On the program Jewish songs, and not only.

Thursday, 26 October, 6pm
Ludwik Zamenhof (1859-1917), creator of Esperanto, on the 100th anniversary of his death
- Meeting with Maria Majerczak and Lidia Ligęza.

Sunday, 29 October, 6pm**
Piano recital
by Giuseppe Amadei (Italy).
On the program works by J.S. Bach, F. Chopin, F.Liszt.

Monday, 30 October, 6pm
The Wannsee Conference in 1942
- Screening of documentary film materials, in the German version with English subtitles.

Monday, 6 November, 6pm*
- Musical Performance by the Jewish Midrash Theatre in Krakow.

Tuesday, 7 November, 6pm
500 years of Reformation (1517-2017)
Lutherans in Poland
- Lecture by Rev. Dr. Roman Pracki.

Wednesday, 8 November, 6pm
500 years of Reformation (1517-2017) Martin Luther and Jews
- Lecture by Dr. Jerzy Sojka (Christian Theological Academy in Warsaw).

Thursday, 9 November, 6pm
Tadeusz Kościuszko (1746-1817) Year
Tadeusz Kościuszko and Jews
- Lecture by Prof. Mieczysław Rokosz (Jagiellonian University).

Monday, 13 November, 6pm
The Bolshevik Revolution of 1917 - hidden meanings and public memory of 2017
- Lecture by Prof. Andrzej Nowak (Jagiellonian University).

Tuesday, 14 November, 6pm*
The lonely tango of Wera Gran
- Performance by the Jewish Midrash Theatre in Krakow.

Wednesday, 15 November, 6pm
Jewish Motives in Andrzej Wajda's Films
- Lecture by Prof. Tadeusz Lubelski (Jagiellonian University).

Thursday, 16 November, 6pm
- Screening of the feature film by Andrzej Wajda, 113 min., 1990.

Friday, 17 November, 6pm
500 years of Reformation (1517-2017)
- Screening of a film about Martin Luther, 118 min, 2003, English version and Polish Lector

Sunday, 19 November, 3pm
Finding Pictures
- film about Bruno Schulz (1892-1942) by Benjamin Geissler(Germany), 118 minutes, 2003.
Cinema Kijów, Al. Zygmunta Krasińskiego 34 in Krakow, free admission.

Sunday,19 November, 6pm
500 years of Reformation (1517-2017)
Organ Concert
- by Michał Białko at the Evangelical St. Martin Church, Grodzka Str. 58 in Krakow.
On the program works by J.S. Bach and F. Mendelssohn

Monday, 20 November, 6pm
The German State against Fritz Bauer
- Screening of a German feature film by Lars Kraume, German version and Polish subtitles, 105 Min., 2015.

Tuesday, 21 November, 6pm
Reflections on the Rule of Law
- Lecture by Prof. Stanisław Biernat, former Vice-Chairman of the Constitutional Tribunal.

Wednesday, 22 November, 6pm
Bruno Schulz (1892-1942)
- Lecture by Prof. Jerzy Jarzębski (Jagiellonian University).

Thursday, 23 November, 6pm
500 years of Reformation (1517-2017)
Katharina von Bora, Martin Luther's wife
- Screening of a documentary film, 45 Min. in German version.

Tuesday, 28 November, 6pm
Magic Realism
- opening of the photographic exhibition by Piotr Kłoska inspired by Gabriel Garcia Marquez's book One Hundred Years of Solitude.

Thursday, 30 November, 6pm
Sulamith in Memoriam. Zuzanna Ginczanka, a poet (1917-1944)
- Lecture by Prof. Wojciech Ligęza (Jagiellonian University).

Sunday, 3 December, 6pm*
The 24th Anniversary of the Opening of the Center for Jewish Culture

A Concert by the KROKE Ensemble, featuring:
Tomasz Kukurba (viola, violin),
Jerzy Bawoł (accordion),
Tomasz Lato (double bass).



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