Seminar schedule 2013/14

The seminar takes place at the Polish University Abroad, POSK building, 3rd Floor, 238-246 King Street, London W6 0RF one day each month at 6.15pm (twice in November). The seminar will be especially useful for students reading MA or PhD degrees in history or cognate disciplines. All are welcome, but those wishing to participate should e-mail Michael Fleming directly: REGISTER… – prior to each seminar as places are always strictly limited. Admission free.


16 October 2013

Dr Wojciech Rappak
University College London

Karski story and Karski history: similarities and differences.


6 November 2013

Dr Anthony Kemp-Welch
University of East Anglia, Norwich

Poland and the Brezhnev Doctrine, 1968-1989


20 November 2013

Professor Anita Prażmowska
London School of Economics

Gomułka’s Underground activities between 1943 and 1945

18 December 2013

Dr Hugo Service
Oxford University

Upper Silesia in the age of the ethnically homogenous nation-state, 1939-49


23 January 2014

Dr Mikolaj Kunicki
St Antony’s College, Oxford University

Nationalism for All Seasons: Bolesław Piasecki and Polish Communists.


19 February 2014

Dr Halik Kochanski
Independent scholar – author of ‘The Eagle Unbowed: Poland and the Poles in the Second World War’

Poland’s place in the Grand Alliance during the Second World War.


19 March 2014

Prof. Michael Fleming
Polish University Abroad, London

Polish intelligence about Auschwitz: A further challenge to the elusiveness narrative.