ENCOUNTERS WITH POLISH LITERATURE- Being Poland: A New History of Polish Literature and Culture since 1918

Monthly video series hosted by David A. Goldfarb PhD, for anyone interested in literature and the culture of books and reading. Editors of Being Poland: Tamara Trojanowska (University of Toronto), Joanna Niżyńska (Indiana University—Bloomington), and Przemysław Czapliński (Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznań, Poland) Bartek Remisko, Executive Producer David A. Goldfarb, Host & Producer Natalia Iyudin, [...]

By | February 10th, 2021|Featured, Highlights, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Icarus: The Legend of Mietek Kosz (Ikar: Historia Mietka Kosza) Nov. 14- Nov. 15, 2020 at the FilmPittsburgh Fall Festival!

Inspired by true events, a story of a legendary blind jazz musician. Mieczysław Kosz, a pianist and a composer, was one of most important figures of Polish school of jazz. He recorded only one album (1971 "Reminiscence") before his tragic death at the age of 29. His musical style was influenced by romantics, such as [...]

By | November 10th, 2020|Featured, Highlights, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Polish Component at the CMU International Film Festival – March 22 to March 31, 2019

"My Friend the Polish Girl"- The fiction film watches as an experimental documentary told through the eyes of amateur filmmaker Katie, following Alicja, an erratic unemployed Polish actress. Set in a post-Brexit-vote London.(Rotten Tomatoes) Q&A & reception Fri, Mar 22, 7PM @ McConomy Auditorium, CMU "Another Day of Life" animation/drama- the movie based on the [...]

By | March 16th, 2019|Featured, Highlights|0 Comments