Tablet traveled to the Polish capital in 2013 for that year’s commemorations
A student survey about the Warsaw Ghetto uprising reflects the country’s new nuanced approach to the past
Honoring a hero and celebrating the museum’s 20th anniversary
A night with the Israeli Philharmonic in Warsaw
Looking at Poland fifteen years after my first visit
What’s the best way to make history come alive? One guide’s answer: stories.
Poland gives tribute on the 70th anniversary
Warsaw’s newest museum rests on the site of the former Jewish ghetto
Why you should learn to spell the name of the mastermind of Poland’s relations with Germany and the Jews
A guided tour of Polish Jewry’s greatest treasure, once buried in the rubble of Warsaw
The Holocaust destroyed Plock’s Jewish community. But the exodus started decades earlier, after World War I.
A reburial for a Jewish woman who died in 1943 while hiding as a Catholic
Warsaw marks a historic venue
New Jewish museum reaches out to Polish cyclists
An adventure in dumpling consumption
A surprising legacy of Jewish mathematicians and Polish resistance fighters
Zygmunt Miłoszewski plumbs the country’s painful past in his best-selling thrillers
How Chava Rosenfarb survived the Lodz ghetto to write a masterpiece about the experience
My relative wrote one of the Shoah’s most revealing documents. Why doesn’t anyone know of it?
Finding answers on a first walk through Warsaw
I was here 15 years ago. I did not want to come back.
Now showing: images of Warsaw’s Jewish Ghetto
The politics of memory hit Poland’s unsung hero
The week of the 70th anniversary of the ghetto uprising, Tablet magazine reported from Poland
Did Zosa Szajkowski save precious documents from the Nazis, or did he steal the cultural patrimony of French Jews?
Photographer Łukasz Baksik hunts repurposed matzevot, burial markers turned cornerstones and cobbles
In a public debate over a controversial new Holocaust film, Poland faces up to a complicated past
My family Kiddush became the haunting opening for Schindler’s List, and was sampled by the hip-hop collective
How ethnographer Barbara Kirshenblatt-Gimblett became the keeper of Poland’s Jewish heritage
A farming town hid a Jewish-born teacher during the Holocaust. I went to dig up what it had buried.