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May 25, 2022


IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR FACULTY EMPLOYEES

  • Instruction for syllabus filling “Sylabus krok po kroku. Praktyczne informacje dotyczące wypełniania formularza opisu przedmiotu wprowadzonego”/ link (in polish)

 

  • The third edition of the UW minigrants program for inter-university research teams under 4EU + and other strategic partnerships has started. The submitted applications should concern research carried out in four areas: health and demographic changes in the urban environment; Europeanness: multilingualism, diversity, citizenship; data – models – transformations and environmental changes. Applications can be submitted until July 15 / link

 

  • Informed about the competition. Majera Bałabana 2022 organized by the Jewish Institute of History. Emanuel Ringelblum’s best master’s and doctoral dissertations on daydach and Israel. Deadline for acceptance of agreements until May 30, 2022 / link

 

  • UW Open University wants to announce courses for the first trimester of the academic year 2022/2023. Acceptance date: June 3, 2022 / link

 

  • We remind you that the deadline for compiling entries in the competition “POB IV dla Rodziców – Nowe Idee” / link

 

  • School for teachers (June 2022) / link


SUCCESSES AND AWARDS

  • Dr. Magdalena Kozłowska received a grant to finance the project “Inhabitants of the East: Jews from the Middle East in the eyes of Polish Jews in the interwar period”. The grant was awarded by the National Science Center as part of the SONATA 17 competition. The grant is PLN 219,952 / link


PUBLICATIONS

  • Elżbieta Kwiecińska, „Poland’s Civilizing Mission and Ukrainian Statehood at the Paris Peace Conference”, in: (ed. Olena Palko, Constantin Ardeleanu) „Making Ukraine. Negotiating, Contesting, and Drawing the Borders in the Twentieth Century”, McGill-Queen’s University Press, 2022 / link 


INVITATIONS

  • May 25, at 11.00 a.m., German Historical Institute, Al. Ujazdowskie 39 / lecture by Dr. Łukasz Krzyżanowski “Życie codzienne i relacje władzy na polskiej wsi podczas okupacji niemieckiej i Zagłady” / link

 

  • May 25, at 5:00 p.m., Tyszkiewicz-Potocki Palace, Sala Balowa or online / lecture by prof. Hieronim Grala “Ruthenia vs Moscovia: ukraiński kontekst rywalizacji polsko-rosyjskiej w XVI-XVII w.” / link

 

  • May 26, at 4.45 p.m., room 209 at the Faculty of Law and Administration or online / Ewa Wipszycka’s late antique seminar, presentation by Tomasz Derda, “Going to Abu Mena: ‘Marea’ / Philoxenite on the Lake Mareotis” /  link

 

  • May 27, at 11.00 a.m., Tyszkiewicz-Potocki Palace, Sala Balowa / lecture by French historian and politician Jean-Noël Jeanneney entitled “Georges Clemenceau – A Portrait of a Free Man”. Lecture in French with translation / link

 

  • May 30 4:45 p.m., Faculty of Archeology, room 206 / lecture by prof. Krzysztof Nawotka from the University of Wrocław „Zwyczaj epigraficzny we wschodniej części basenu Morza Śródziemnego w starożytności” / link

 

  • June 9 at 9.45 a.m. and 11.30 a.m., Faculty of Sociology, Karowa 18, Stefan Nowak on the ground floor / presentation of the results of the study on the assessment of the organization of our studies and their inclusiveness as well as expectations related to the labor market. The research was conducted on our students in the summer semester by students of the Faculty of Sociology of the University of Warsaw / link

 

  • June 10 at 5.30 p.m. Crown Tribunal, Rynek 1, Lublin, German Historical Institute / debate with the participation of Dr. Łukasz Krzyżanowski as the leader of “30 Years after ‘Ordinary Men’: Groundbreaking and New Perspectives in Holocaust Research” / link

 

  • June 21-22, Sala Kolumnowa, Faculty of History / 5th National Scientific Conference of Historians of the 19th century / link

 

  • The Team of Social History of the Faculty of History of the University of Warsaw invites you to submit proposals for presentations to the annual seminar of professor Anna Żarnowska. This year’s session will be titled „Robotnice i robotnicy – historia społeczno-kulturowa XIX i XX wieku”. The seminar will be held on September 29, 2022, applications are accepted until June 24, 2022 / link

 

  • The organizers of the 6th National Conference of Archivists and Historians “Educare necesse est …” invite you to submit papers for the conference entitled „My wśród obcych, obcy wśród nas od średniowiecza do końca XX w.” The conference will be held on September 21-22, submissions of papers are accepted until June 30, 2022 / link

 

  •  The organizers of the XLVII Congress of the International Military History Commission “Defense of the borders in military history” invite you to submit papers for the congress, which will be held on August 28 – September 2, 2022 in Wrocław and Opole. Submission of papers by June 15, 2022 / link

May 18, 2022


IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR FACULTY EMPLOYEES

  • The European Research Council has launched a new mentoring initiative (ERC Mentoring Initiative), which is to help increase the participation in ERC grants of institutions from less successful countries in applying for grants from framework programs, including Poland . The Council has established a mentor base of researchers who have previously served on ERC evaluation panels and ERC laureates / link

 

  • On May 20, at the University of Warsaw, in connection with the planned organization of Students ” Miasteczka na styku kultur”, parking restrictions will apply (not applicable to the holders of ZDM badges for 2022)

 


SUCCESSES AND AWARDS

 

  • The results of the 14th edition of the Władysław Pobóg-Malinowski for the best historical debut of the year among master’s and doctoral theses. The first prize in the category of doctoral dissertations was won by Dr. Olekansdr Avramczuk for the thesis entitled ” Pisząc historię narodu „niehistorycznego”. Powstanie studiów ukraińskich i polsko-ukraiński dialog historyczny w USA (1939-1991)”, written under the supervision of dr hab. Katarzyna Błachowska. The work was also awarded in a competition organized by the Kultura Literary Institute Association and the Paris Culture Foundation / link

 

  • In the IDUB Nowe Idee 2A and 2B competitions, our employees obtained financing for projects. Among the awarded people were Dr. Jan Błachnio, Dr. Jacek Kordel (Nowe Idee 2A) and Dr. Bartłomiej Bednarek (Nowe Idee 2B) / link

 


INVITATIONS

  • May 18, 12.00 p.m., Faculty of Psychology, University of Warsaw, ul. Stawki 5/7, room 74 / open seminar, Center for Research on Prejudice, Dr. Łukasz Krzyżanowski / lecture “Zagłada na wsi jako proces społeczny”

 

  • May 18, 4.00, p.m., room 125 / prof. Vincent Azoulay / lecture “Démocratie athénienne et participation citoyenne: un modèle pour aujourd’hui?” / link

 

  • May 18, 5.30 p.m. / seminar for them. Brygidy Kürbis / dr Aleksandra Kuligowska / lecture “O młodzieńczych pismach metodologicznych Lelewela raz jeszcze. Powrót do rękopisu”/ link

 

  • May 19, 5.00 p.m., room A / prof. François Guesnet (University College London) “Radical anti-Jewish attitudes in Poland – early 19th century roots”, lecture combined with a discussion, Professor Guesnet will be debated by Professor Michał Bilewicz from the Faculty of Psychology of the University of Warsaw / link

 

  • May 19, 12.00 p.m., ISP PAN seminar, online, registration required / Paweł Sasanka, talk entitled ” Odwilż w fabryce. Warszawscy robotnicy i struktury PZPR w przemyśle w czasie kryzysu 1955-57″

 

  • May 19, 4.45 p.m., room 209 at the Faculty of Law and Administration or online, Ewa Wipszycka’s late antique seminar, David Frankfurter’s (Boston University) lecture, “The Supernatural vulnerabilities of domestic space in Late Antique Egypt (according to magical amulets)” / link

 

  • May 20, online / open lectures of candidates for the second stage of the competition for the position of assistant lecturer in the Department of 20th Century History / link

 

  • May 25, 11.00 a.m., German Historical Institute, Al. Ujazdowskie 39 / Dr. Łukasz Krzyżanowski / lecture ” Życie codzienne i relacje władzy na polskiej wsi podczas okupacji niemieckiej i Zagłady”

 

  • The Team of Social History of the Faculty of History of the University of Warsaw invites you to submit proposals for their speeches to the annual seminar of professor Anna Żarnowska. This year’s session will be titled ” Robotnice i robotnicy – historia społeczno-kulturowa XIX i XX wieku “. The seminar will be held on September 29, 2022, applications are accepted until June 24, 2022 / link


IN THE MEDIA

  • Piotr Okniński, Przewiń Warszawę do początku. O książce „Wstecz” Błażeja Brzostka / Kultura Liberalna, May 17, 2022  / link

May 11, 2022


IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR FACULTY EMPLOYEES

  • The director of the Doctoral School in the Humanities appointed a qualification team for the history discipline. Members of such a team are appointed to conduct the recruitment procedure and select candidates recommended for admission to the School. The team (appointed for a one-year term of office, i.e. until May 27, 2023) consists of: Błażej Brzostek, Paweł Janiszewski, Piotr Jaworski, Urszula Kosińska, Marcin Pauk, Hanna Rubinkowska-Anioł / link


SUCCESSES AND AWARDS

  • The results of the IDUB competition under the New Ideas 2A action have been announced. Out of the 7 awarded projects, 2 come from the Department of History. The awarded scientists are Jan Błachnio and Jacek Kordel / link


INVITATIONS

  • May 12, at 1.15 p.m., Sala Kolumnowa / seminar combined with a discussion panel, dedicated to the memory of  Łukasz Kądziela on the 25th anniversary of his death / link

 

  • May 12 16.45 / room 209 at the Faculty of Law and Administration or online / late antique seminar by Ewa Wipszycka, paper ” Re-thinking the hereafter in Egypt during the Origenist crisis: The Apocalypse of Paul” will be given by Emiliano Bronisław Fiori (Università Ca ‘Foscari Venezia) / link

 

  • May 12, at 5.00 p.m., room B2 / lecture by business historian prof. James Hoopes “The Most Successful Strategy Can Be Partly Non-Strategic”  / link

 

  • May 12, at 5.00 p.m., online / medieval and modern times seminar, lecture “„Zrozumieć „Bożego Skrybę”. Kronika Galberta z Brugii w świetle dotychczasowych badań” will be given by Julia Nowakowska (UW) / link

 

  • May 12, at 5:15 p.m., online / lecture by prof. Laury Levitt (Temple University in Philadelphia) “Amerykańscy Żydzi, Zagłada, strata: Rozważania o przedmiotach pamięci” / link

 

  • 14 May, Royal Castle in Warsaw / conference ” Parlamentaryzm, konstytucjonalizm, myśl polityczna Rzeczypospolitej okresu Sejmu Wielkiego w oczach Europy / link

 

  • May 16, at 3.00 p.m., room B2 / lecture by prof. Vincent Azoulay (Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales in Paris) Fri. “A Violent Amnesty. The Athenian reconciliation of 403 BCE ”/ link

 

  • May 16, at 4.00 p.m., online (registration) / lecture by Francis Harvey “Relation between the hermeneutics of zoomable digital mapping and the digital humanities” / link

 

  • May 16, at 5.30 p.m., Sala Kolumnowa and online on Facebook profile / debate ” Od rzezi Pragi do rzezi Buczy. Wojna à la russe” / link

 

  • May 18, at 4.00 p.m., room 125 / lecture by prof. Vincent Azoulay (Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales in Paris) “Démocratie athénienne et participation citoyenne: un modèle pour aujourd’hui?” / link

 

  • The organizers of the conference ” Artystyczne refleksy Zagłady. Między poetyką wyciszenia a poetyką kiczu” invite you to submit papers. The conference will be held on September 23, 2022, online. Applications are accepted until August 15, 2022 / link


IN THE MEDIA

 

  • Jacek Kordel, „Co u Państwa na warsztacie?” / Łazienki Królewskie, May 2, 2022/ link

 

  • Jacek Kordel, Konstytucja 3 Maja i staropolski parlamentaryzm / Radio dla Ciebie, May 7, 2022 / link/ link

May 4, 2022


IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR FACULTY EMPLOYEES

 

  • The recruitment to the “Mentor Program”, implemented under the “Excellence Initiative – Research University” Program, was extended until May 13. knowledge and experience with UW employees / link

 

  • On behalf of the Centrum Kompetencji Cyfrowych UW, we encourage you to participate in the Forum Dobrych Praktyk. It is a meeting among practitioners who deal with didactics on a daily basis. The organizers want to exchange experiences – both positive and negative. The meeting will be held online on May 24, 2022 (Zoom). Registration for panelists: until May 5, registration for participants until May 19 / link

 

  • Polska Akademia Umiejętności invites you to apply for scholarships from the Lanckoroński Foundation and the Lanckoroński Foundation to conduct research in Rome, Vienna, London and other European research centers. Mediterranean archaeologists, historians, art historians, classical philologists and historians of philosophy may apply for the fellowships. The scope of topics discussed by historians, art historians and historians of philosophy should not extend beyond 1939 and only in exceptional cases may reach 1989. Applications are accepted until May 17 / link

 

  • From 4 to 6 May in the UW, in connection with the planned organization of JUWENALIA 2022, parking restrictions will apply (does not


INVITATIONS


  • May 5, at 2.00 p.m.  Warsaw time / online / seminar “Cities of Central and Eastern Europe in the 14th-17th centuries” / paper “Nazwiska i imiona rzemieślników Hetmanatu” will be given by Dr. Oksana Kovalenko (University of Poltava) / link

 

  • May 5, at 4.45 p.m., room 209 at the Faculty of Law and Administration or online / late antique seminar by Ewa Wipszycka, paper by Arietta Papaconstantinou (University of Reading) “The monks and the consul: status and precedence in the resolution of a debt dispute (P.Oxy. LXIII 4397) “/ link

 

  • May 10, at 11.00 a.m., Archiwum Główne Akt Dawnych, Warszawa, Długa 7, / promotion of the publication entitledKatalog Zbioru Kartograficznego Towarzystwa Historyczno-Literackiego Biblioteki Polskiej w Paryżu (t. I)” / link

 

  • May 16, at 5.30 p.m. Sala Kolumnowa, broadcast on the Facebook profile of the History Department / debate “From the massacre of Praga to the massacre of Bucza. War à la russe ”/ link

April 27,2022


IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR FACULTY EMPLOYEES

  • Current trainings and courses for academic teachers / link

 

  • Polish Television, Polish Radio, the Institute of National Remembrance and the National Center for Culture announce the 13th edition of the “Historical Book of the Year” competition for the Oskar Halecki / link


SUCCESSES AND AWARDS

  • The Ministry of Education and Science together with the National Council of Doctoral Students organized a competition„Popularyzacja nie boli”. In the category of „Doktorancki Erudyta Roku 2020”, which assessed the achievements in the field of popularization in the media, our doctoral student, Roman Żuchowicz, won. Congratulations! / link


PUBLICATIONS

  • “Księga Pamięci Żydów augustowskich”, trans. Magdalena Sommer (from Hebrew) and a team of students of Jewish history and culture under the supervision of Monika Polit (from Yiddish). The team included students and graduates: Kornelia Bałdyka, Katarzyna Kowalczyk, Jowita Pańczyk, Aleksandra Wydro and Dr. Maciej Staniszewski


INVITATIONS

  • April 27 at 12.00 p.m. online (registration) / seminar “Warsaw Spatial Humanities” / lecture “Mapping the Field (s): New Intersections in Spatial Humanities” will be given by Prof. Keith Lilley from Queen’s University in Belfast

 

  • April 28 at 3.00 p.m., online / research meeting of the Department of History of the 20th century / paper entitled “In reserve and ranks – white death, French disease and more. Infectious diseases in the Habsburg state 1882-1918 ”will be given by Dr. Jan Błachnio / link

 

  • April 28 at 4.45 p.m., room 209 at the Faculty of Law and Administration or online / late antique seminar by Ewa Wipszycka, paper by Aleksander Paradziński (UW) “The boundaries of genre from Aristotle to Isidore of Seville – Can history be versified?” / link

 

  • April 28 at 6.00 p.m., Medieval-modern era seminar / lecture “The prince against the townspeople, the townspeople against the prince. Bogusław X’s (1474 / 1478–1523) conflicts with Szczecin ”will be delivered by dr hab. Rafał Simiński (University of Szczecin). The link will be made available after sending the application for participation to the following address: abartoszewicz@uw.edu.pl  or g.mysliwski@uw.edu.pl  / link

 

  • May 6 12.00 p.m., room 125 at the Faculty of History of the University of Warsaw / public defense of the doctoral dissertation by Jerzy Szafranowski. Dissertation title: ,, Presbyters and deacons in monastic communities of late antique Gaul ”. Supervisor: prof. dr hab. Robert Wiśniewski / link

 

  • May 12 1.15 p.m., Sala Kolumnowa / seminar combined with a discussion panel, dedicated to the memory of Dr. Łukasz Kądziela on the 25th anniversary of his death / link

 

  • May 27 11.00 a.m., Ballroom, Tyszkiewiczów-Potocki Palace / lecture by French historian and politician Jean-Noël Jeanneney entitled “Georges Clemenceau – A Portrait of a Free Man”. Lecture in French with translation / link

 

  • The organizers of the conference for PhD students “History and Literature: Methods, Theories, Fields” invite you to submit abstracts. The conference, co-organized by the University of Warsaw and the École des hautes études en sciences sociales (EHESS), deals with the relationship between history and literature. Abstracts should be sent by May 16, 2022 to the address a.kula2@uw.edu.pl / link

 

April 20, 2022


IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR FACULTY EMPLOYEES

  • The “POB IV for Parents” competition has been announced. It is intended for young women researchers and researchers in the humanities who return to scientific work after breaks caused by childcare. You can apply for a grant in the amount of PLN 30,000 to PLN 100,000. The call for applications lasts until May 31, 2022 / link


PUBLICATIONS

 

  • „Sięgając po niezbadane. Osiągnięcia naukowe współfinansowane przez FNP” –publication issued on the occasion of the 30th anniversary of the Foundation for Polish Science. Among the people distinguished in the publication, there were three researchers from our Faculty: prof. Roman Michałowski, prof. Łukasz Niesiołowski-Spanò and prof. Marek Węcowski / link


INVITATIONS


  • April 21 at 4.45 p.m., room 209 at the Faculty of Law and Administration or online / Ewa Wipszycka’s late antique seminar, Juliette Day’s paper “The contexts and contents of baptismal catechesis in the 4th century” / link

 

  • April 24 at 5.00 p.m., Monastery Hall, Fr. Dominikanie, Lublin, lecture by prof. teach dr. hab. Łukasz Niesiołowski-Spanò “Religie starożytnej Judei i Izraela. Rekonstrukcja niebiblijna?” / link

 

  • April 25 at 6.00 p.m., online / scientific meeting of the Department of History of the 19th century / assumptions and preliminary results of research on the topic: ” Od marginalizacji społecznej do mniejszości kulturowej. Głusi w Królestwie Polskim w XIX wieku” will be presented by dr Aleksandra Oniszczuk and dr hab. Artur Markowski / link

 

  • April 28 at 3:00 p.m. online / scientific meeting of the Department of 20th Century History, talk entitled “W rezerwie oraz szeregach – biała śmierć, francuska choroba i nie tylko. Choroby zakaźne w państwie Habsburgów 1882-1918” presented by Dr. Jan Błachnio / link

 

  • May 10 at 12:00 p.m., online or stationary at the Institute of History of the Polish Academy of Sciences / lecture “Streets as Heritage – research on cultural heritage and urban history in Central European Context” will be given by Dr. Tamara Zaninović / link

 

  • May 12 at 1.15 p.m., Sala Kolumnowa / seminar combined with a discussion panel, dedicated to the memory of Dr. Łukasz Kądziela on the 25th anniversary of his death / link

 

  • May 27 at 11.00 a.m., Sala Balowa, Tyszkiewiczów-Potocki Palace / lecture by French historian and politician Jean-Noël Jeanneney entitled “Georges Clemenceau – A Portrait of a Free Man”. Lecture in French with translation / link

 

  • Conference on the relationship between history and literature “History and Literature: Methods, Theories, Fields” organized on June 23-24, 2022 by the University of Warsaw and École des hautes études en sciences sociales (EHESS). Sending abstracts (up to 300 words) by May 16, 2022 / link


IN THE MEDIA

 

  • Andrzej Chojnowski „Mniejszość ukraińska w II RP”, Polskie Radio pr. II, April 11, 2022 / link

 

  • Paweł Nowakowski „Obraz przeszłości”, „Uniwersytet Warszawski”, nr 1 (102) 2022, s. 27 / link

 

  • Jan Siwoń (student, participant of journalism workshops) „Ludowa historia spowiedzi. Chłop u spowiedzi. Pan zmuszał, kapłan odpytywał”, „Polityka” nr 16, April 2022 / link (paid access)

 

April 13, 2022

Peace and goodness.

We wish you peace and health.

Dean’s team
the Faculty of History of the University of Warsaw



IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR FACULTY EMPLOYEES

  • We encourage doctoral students to take advantage of subsidies for foreign internships. Co-financing is offered as part of the second edition of the IDUB competition. In the current recruitment, grants can be obtained for internships starting between June 2 and December 31, 2022 and lasting from 90 to 180 calendar days. The call for applications ends on May 4, 2022 / link

 

  • President of the Capital City of Warsaw invites the authors of master’s theses and doctoral dissertations defended in 2021 on the subject of Warsaw and the development of the city to apply for the President’s Award for diploma theses in the field of Warsaw development. The deadline for submitting applications is April 29, 2022 / link

 

  • The Scientific Publishing House of the “Pamięć i Przyszłość” Center is organizing a competition for the publication of a historical monograph on the history of Poland after 1945, with particular emphasis on the Western and Northern Territories; oral history; history in public space; reconciliation between nations after 1945 (especially Polish-German reconciliation) and the anti-communist opposition in the Western and Northern Territories (with particular emphasis on Lower Silesia). The prize is to finance the publication of the monograph and the remuneration in the amount of PLN 8,000 / link

 

  • We encourage you to participate in two collections for Ukrainians in need, organized by the employees of our Faculty.
    • A group of volunteers collects laptops and desktops and gives them free of charge to Ukrainian children from Warsaw and the surrounding area who continue their distance learning. Laptops and computers are repaired, disks are formatted, a system in Ukrainian is installed. Other computer accessories are also collected: cameras, microphones, speakers, wi-fi cards, cases, power supplies, motherboards, processors, graphics cards, RAM memories and drives. Warehouse in room 15
    • We would like to inform you about the online collection for protective equipment for Ukrainian volunteer soldiers fighting in Ukraine, which is run by our employee, Elżbieta Kwiecińska / link

 

  • We would like to inform you that the working hours of the administration and the opening hours of the building of the Faculty of History will be changed in the pre-holiday Easter week. April 14, 2022 (Thursday) – the administration works until 2 p.m., the building will be open until 2 p.m., April 15, 2022 (Friday) – it will be a day off, therefore the building will be closed on that day.

 

  • On April 19-23, 2022 (from Tuesday to Saturday), due to the organization of the Open Day, parking will be restricted on the central campus (not applicable to the holders of ZDM badges for 2022 and repair crew vehicles).

 

  • Summary of the collected vouchers (data as of April 13, 2022): drugstores – PLN 4510, grocery stores – PLN 1770, clothing stores – PLN 650, toy stores – PLN 200, household appliances – PLN 150. We sincerely thank all the donors.


SUCCESSES AND AWARDS

  • April 5 a general meeting of the members of the Society of History Enthusiasts took place at the seat of the Institute of History of the Polish Academy of Sciences. At the meeting, the new authorities of TMH were elected. Dr. hab. Robert Gawkowski, employee of the Archives of the University of Warsaw. Members of the Main Board were elected, inter alia, former and current employees of the Faculty of History at the University of Warsaw: prof. prof. Andrzej Karpiński, Maria Koczerska, Łukasz Niesiołowski-Spanò, Piotr Węcowski, Zofia Zielińska, while Dr. Piotr Okniński became a member of the Audit Committee / link

 

  • On the occasion of the 30th anniversary of the Foundation for Polish Science, a publication entitled „Sięgając po niezbadane. Osiągnięcia naukowe współfinansowane przez FNP”. Among the people distinguished in the publication, there were three researchers from our Faculty: prof. Roman Michałowski, prof. Łukasz Niesiołowski-Spanò and prof. Marek Węcowski. The premiere of the book took place on April 12, 2022 / link


PUBLICATIONS

 

  • Konrad Artur Bobiatyński, „Rachunki wojskowe hetmana polnego litewskiego Michała Kazimierza Radziwiłła”, part II, „Klio” vol. 61 Nr 1 2022 / link

 

  • Elżbieta Kwiecińska, Pavel Skigin, “The discourse of privilege. Western Europe and tge Russian War Against Ukraine”, Review of Democracy, Central European University / April 7, 2022 / link

 


INVITATIONS

  • April 14 at 12.00 p.m., online, registration / seminar at ISP PAN / Anna Wylegała, lecture “Był dwór, nie ma dworu. Reforma rolna w Polsce”

 

  • April 25 at 6.00 p.m., online / scientific meeting of the Department of the History of the 19th century / assumptions and preliminary results of research on the topic: ” Od marginalizacji społecznej do mniejszości kulturowej. Głusi w Królestwie Polskim w XIX wieku” will be presented by Dr. Aleksandra Oniszczuk and Dr. hab. Artur Markowski / link

 

  • II scientific conference devoted to Galician archives “Archives, libraries, collections in Galicia from the end of the 18th century to the interwar period”. The conference will be held on September 9, 2022 at the Public Library of Przemysl. Submission of papers by June 1, 2022 / link

 

  • National conference “Zarządzanie dokumentacją – aspekty prawne i historyczne” organized on December 8-9, 2022 by the Institute of History of the University of Szczecin. Submission of proposals for speeches by June 30, 2022 / link


IN THE MEDIA

 

  • Masha Makarowa (PhD student) “Odpowiedzialność moralna spada na wszystkich Rosjan. Skończyły się czasy bycia poza polityką”, Gazeta Wyborcza, April 8, 2022 / link

 

  • Michał Rastaszański (student), ” Morale w mundurze- Rewolucja francuska. O sile armii zawsze świadczy jej morale”,” Polityka – Historia “, April 5, 2022 / link (paid access)

 

  • Marcin Zaremba, “Ćwiczenia z paniki. Panika po wojnie była potężna. Czego bali się Polacy?”, Polityka “April 11, 2022 / link (paid access)


PAST EVENTS WITH THE EMPLOYEES OF WH

  • Piotr M. Majewski, lecture ” Niemiecka Praga”, delivered at the International Cultural Center in Krakow on April 7, 2022 / link

 

  • Elżbieta Kwiecińska, paper “Between a Pity and a Fear: The Concept of the ‘Civilizing Mission’ as Cultural Transfer in East-Central Europe, 1815–1919” during “23rd International Conference on the History of Concepts. Global Modernity, Emotions, Temporalities , and Concepts “, 7-9 April 2022 / link

April 6, 2022


IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR FACULTY EMPLOYEES

 

  • We provide free access to e-books and magazine articles published by DE GRUYTER & PUBLISHING PARTNERS on Ukraine and Russia. Topics: European history, international relations, law, modern history, political science, Slavic literature and sociology. The materials will be available free of charge until June 30, 2022 / link

 

  • We would like to inform you that the working hours of the administration and the opening hours of the building of the Faculty of History will be changed in the pre-holiday Easter week. April 14, 2022 (Thursday) – the administration works until 2 p.m., the building will be open until 2 p.m., April 15, 2022 (Friday) – it will be a day off, therefore the building will be closed on that day

 

  • Due to the still high needs of refugees and your interest in the campaign “Vouchers for refugees from Ukraine”, we extend the collection of vouchers until Easter 2022. Brief summary of the collected vouchers (data as of April 6, 2022): drugstores – PLN 4360, grocery stores – 1720 PLN, clothing stores – PLN 650, toy stores – PLN 200, household appliances – PLN 150. We sincerely thank all the donors

 

  • The university IT team asks you to stop using Kaspersky Lab products, in particular to uninstall it from all work devices due to the current FCC and BSI recommendations, please stop using Kaspersky Lab products, in particular uninstalling it from all work devices

 

  • Foundation prof. Tomasz Strzembosz announced the 14th edition of the competition for the best debut book of the year in the field of modern history, concerning the period 1939-1989. A debut book or the second book in the author’s output, published in the year preceding the competition, may be submitted to the competition. Only books originally written in Polish will be eligible. Proposals can be submitted until April 30, 2022 to the email address: kontakt@fundacjastrzembosza.pl or by traditional mail / link

 

  • The Research Center of the German Minority announces a competition for the implementation of research projects conducted by young scientists, including doctoral students and students. We invite everyone whose area of ​​interest concerns issues related to the past, present or future of Germans in Poland. Applications are accepted until April 30, 2022 / link


PUBLICATIONS

  • Barbara Wagner, „Wiejska oświata w Polsce w latach 1918-1939”, 1st edition, Warsaw 2021 / link


INVITATIONS

  •  April 7 at 4.45 p.m., room 209 at the Faculty of Law and Administration, Ewa Wipszycka’s late antique seminar, paper “Monasticism as the dreamlife of Angels: a twist of perspective” will be delivered by Delphine Lauritzen (Sorbonne Université) / link

 

  • April 7 at 5.00 p.m., online / Medieval-modern seminar / lecture „Relacje zwierzę – człowiek – środowisko na przykładzie średniowiecznego bartnictwa. Zarys problematyki” will be delivered by prof. Aneta Pieniądz. The link will be made available after sending the application for participation to the following address: abartoszewicz@uw.edu.pl or g.mysliwski@uw.edu.pl / link

 


IN THE MEDIA

  • Jacek Kordel , „Spór o historię  Biskupi wobec rozbiorów Polski” / TVP Historia, March 2022 / link

 

  • Jan Siwoń (student), „Skrupule”, że „nikt jeszcze nikogo piórem nie zwojował”. Przez ostatnie pół wieku istnienia Rzeczpospolita była obiektem zasilanej z zewnątrz dezinformacji / „Polityka”, Historia / March 29, 2022 / link

 

  • Zofia Zielińska, „Co u Państwa na warsztacie?” / Łazienki Królewskie, Facebook, April 4, 2022 / link

 


PAST EVENTS WITH THE EMPLOYEES OF WH

 

  • On March 23-25, 2022, the “Cultural Heritage Geodata: Polish Perspectives” workshop was held at our Faculty. The participants of the event discussed spatial data in cultural institutions with colleagues from the National Library, the Main Office of Geodesy and Cartography, academics and guests from abroad. Andrea Nanetti and Muki Haklay gave guest lectures. Dr. Paweł Nowakowski also presented his project. The organizers of the workshops: the Institute of History of the Polish Academy of Sciences and the Faculty of History of the University of Warsaw, completed the task thanks to the financial support of the Europeana program. The result of the work is the declaration on spatial data in cultural heritage / link

 

  • Muzeum Początków Państwa Polskiego w Gnieźnie, as part of the series “We wczesnym to było…”, invited Dr. Tomasz Pełech to participate in a meeting devoted to the history of crusades and crusaders from the end of the 11th century to the end of the 13th century / March 31, 2021 / link

 

  • As part of the “Late antique and byzantine virtual seminar series”, Dr. Paweł Nowakowski delivered a speech on “Parallel universes or shared environment? Testing different scenarios for the coexistence of Greek and Syriac epigraphies in early Byzantium”, April 5, 2022 / link

March 30, 2022


IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR FACULTY EMPLOYEES

  • Results of the competition for funding research activities of employees and doctoral students – spring 2022 / link

 

  • We have announced a competition for historians from Ukraine (3 places). We encourage you to disseminate among refugees and refugees from Ukraine who are looking for a job. The deadline for submitting documents is April 14 / link

 

  • The Academic Bookstore in Krakow announces the “From the drawer n @ shelf” competition, in which the prize is the publication of a scientific monograph by this publisher. Works in the field of humanities and social sciences are accepted. The preferred issues are: Polish Romanticism, the activity of the Polish Underground State and women in science. Competition works can be submitted until May 31, 2022 / link

 

  • Summary of the action “Vouchers for refugees from Ukraine” (data as of March 29, 2022): drugstores – PLN 4,260, grocery stores – PLN 1,470, clothing stores – PLN 650, toy stores – PLN 200. We sincerely thank all the donors.


INVITATIONS


  • March 31 at 4.45 p.m., room 209 at the Faculty of Law and Administration, Ewa Wipszycka’s late antique seminar, paper “Ephesus in Late Antiquity: Urban landscapes from architectural reuse” will be given by Luke Lavan (University of Kent) /  link

 

  • II Congress of Researchers of the Vasa Age and Countrymen Kings Parliamentarism and parliamentary elites in the 17th century (September 28-30, 2022, Olsztyn), submission of papers by May 31, 2022 / link


IN THE MEDIA

 

  • Piotr Kroll “The history of Poland and the history of Ukraine were often intertwined” History & Culture, March 22, 2022 / link

 

  • Tadeusz Rutkowski “Generał Anders i jego armia przez komunistów byli postrzegani jako wrogowie”, Dzieje.pl / 24 March 24, 2022 r. / link

 
PAST EVENTS WITH THE EMPLOYEES OF WH

 

  • Michał Kopczyński / March 18, 2022 / lecture ” Ignacy Jan Paderewski – między sztuką a polityką” at the Polish Baltic Philharmonic Frederic Chopin in Gdańsk. The lecture was an introduction to the symphony concert Paderewski – Głos Niepodległej

March 23, 2022


IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR FACULTY EMPLOYEES

  • The National Science Center has informed about recruitment to the competitions Opus 23, Preludium 21, Polonaise Bis / link

 

  • The deadlines for accepting applications in two IDUB competitions – Nowe Idee 2a and Nowe Idee 2b – have been extended. In the New Ideas 2a competition, applications may be submitted until April 4, 2022. In the New Ideas 2b competition, until April 15, 2022 / link

 

  • Recruitment to the Erasmus + program for academic teachers and non-academic staff is ongoing / link

 

  • April offer of trainings and courses for academic teachers / link

 

  • We provide information on the possibility of participating in summer schools for PhD students. ESEH 2022 Summer School of Environmental History, Bristol, UK, 10-13 July 2022 and Summer School of Digital Methods in Humanities and Social Sciences, Tartu, Estonia, 21-25 August 2022 / link

 

  • We have completed a project awarded in the IDUB competition for the promotion of scientific research. The work has resulted in 7 films promoting multidisciplinary research on antiquity / link

 

  • Until March 23, 2022, thanks to your generosity, we have collected vouchers for refugees from Ukraine in the amount of PLN 5,130. You donated vouchers to drugstores (PLN 3600), grocery stores (PLN 1230), clothing stores (PLN 300). Please be advised that in some clothing stores (H&M, Calcedonia, Intimissimi, CCC) it is also possible to buy digital gift cards. The purchased voucher is sent to the buyer by e-mail, it can be printed and given to refugees. Thank you for your help! We encourage people who have hosted refugees or act as volunteers and have contact with people in need, to collect vouchers from room 15. 

 


PUBLICATIONS

  • Jolanta Choińska-Mika, „Zgoda wszystkich czy arytmetyka? Liberum veto i polski parlamentaryzm” [in] „Teologia Polityczna co Tydzień”, no. 310/2022, 7 III 2022 / link

 

  • Kamil Frejlich, „Pod przysądem horodnictwa wileńskiego. O pewnej jurydyce i jej mieszkańcach w XVII wieku”, Wydawnictwo Naukowe UMK, 2022

 

  • Urszula Kosińska, „Liberum veto jako narzędzie wpływu obcych mocarstw na sprawy Rzeczypospolitej” [in] „Teologia Polityczna co Tydzień”, no. 310/2022, 7 III 2022 / link

 

  • Zofia Zielińska, „Jak liberum veto „wygórowało” w Rzeczypospolitej” [in] „Teologia Polityczna co Tydzień”, no. 310/2022, 7 III 2022 / link

 


INVITATIONS
 

  • March 24 at 4.45 p.m., room 209 at the Faculty of Law and Administration, Ewa Wipszycka’s late antique seminar, paper: “Simony: why it is not easy to study. Commentary on two novels by Justinian (Nov. 56; 123,3 and 16) ”will be given by prof. Ewa Wipszycka / link

 

  • March 28 at 6:00 p.m., room no. 14 at the Faculty of History / “The elites in the face of the interregnum” / meeting with prof. Andrzej Marc (Jagiellonian University) / link

 

  • March 29 at 10.00 a.m., online, registration / meeting „Kampus i okolice. Przewodnik po platformie e-learningowej dla pracowników administracji UW” organized by Centrum Kompetencji Cyfrowych UW / link

 

  • April 12 at 11.30 a.m., Sala Kolumnowa / public defense of the doctoral dissertation by Stanisław Zawadzki. The title of the dissertation: „Gospodarowanie ekonomiami królewskimi w Wielkim Księstwie Litewskim w świetle kontraktów dzierżawnych z II poł. XVII wieku”
    Supervisor: prof. Piotr Ugniewski / link

 

March 16, 2022


IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR FACULTY EMPLOYEES

  • The campaign to collect vouchers for refugees from Ukraine was well received. From the moment of its announcement (less than a week), we collected and handed over to refugees vouchers worth PLN 1300 (PLN 810 in drogerie, PLN 390 for food, PLN 100 for clothing). The action lasts until the end of March 2022. Thank you very much / link

 

  • On March 11, 2022, the call for applications in the “Mentor Program” competition, organized as part of the “Excellence Initiative – Research University” program, began. The aim of the program is to increase the chances of researchers from the University of Warsaw to include teams implementing ground-breaking research projects in the work of science, by enabling the building of an international network of contacts with scientists from universities from other countries. In-house mentoring visits will be co-financed. The application deadline is April 20 / link

 

  • Among the newly recruited employees of the Faculty of History are: Beata Grzybowska-Bil (administration), Grace Stafford and Mikko Toivanen (academic staff)

 

  • Please be advised that the seminar organized by the Faculty of History of the University of Warsaw and the Faculty of Humanities of the Ukrainian Catholic University “Cities of Central and Eastern Europe in the 14th-17th centuries”, planned for March 2022, will not be held / link


PUBLICATIONS

 

  • Mariusz Kałczewiak, Magdalena Kozłowska, „The World beyond the West: Perspectives from Eastern Europe”, New York-Oxford 2022 / link

 

  • Karolina Mętrak, „Odbudowa kościołów Warszawy jako przedmiot relacji między państwem a Kościołem. Wybrane zagadnienia (1945-1968)”, Almanach Warszawy, vol. 14, 2022 / link


INVITATIONS

  • March 15 at 6.00 p.m., Marzyciele i Rzemieślnicy, Bracka St. 25, the debate “Za totalitarną kurtyną. Nowa rzeczywistość w Rosji” with Masha Makarova, Maria Domańska, Arleta Boyke (host) / link

 

  • March 17 at 4.45 p.m., room 209 at the Faculty of Law and Administration or online, Ewa Wipszycka’s late antique seminar, a presentation by Carlos Machado (St Andrews) “Looking for the poor in late antique Rome: identity, knowledge, and power” / link

 

  • March 17 at 5.00 p.m., room 3.012 at the French Culture Center of the University of Warsaw, ul. Dobra 55 or online, report by Karolina Ćwiek-Rogalska “Zapamiętane w krajobrazie. Krajobraz kulturowy czesko-niemieckiego pogranicza w czasach przemian”, commentary by Grzegorz Studnicki / link

 

  • March 23-25, room B1, we invite you to participate in the workshop “Cultural Heritage Geodata: Polish Perspectives”, organized with the support of Europeana by our faculty stationary (room B1) registration / link

 

  • 27th National Congress of Student Historians (May 9-13, 2022, WH UW), submission of papers by April 1, 2022 / link

 

  • Nationwide Student-Doctoral Conference “Miasta (nie)idealne. Spełnione i niespełnione wizje” (online, 5-7 May 2022, WH UW), applications until April 4, 2002 / link

 

  • 23rd National Congress of Archival Students (June 1-3, 2022, NCU Toruń), submission of papers by March 15, 2022 / link


IN THE MEDIA

  • Marek Węcowski, wykład „Herodotus, the Persian Wars, and Greek political patronage” / „Herodotus Helpline”, March 9, 2022 / link

 

  • Piotr Kroll, „Historia Polski oraz historia Ukrainy bardzo często się przeplatały”, Dzieje.pl, March 12, 2022 / link

March 9, 2022


IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR FACULTY EMPLOYEES

  • The “New Ideas 2B” competition was opened as part of IDUB activities. Applications may be submitted by employees holding at least a doctor’s degree, 7 years or longer from which have passed, included in the number N, conducting research, falling within the scope of POB IV. The call for applications will last until April 15, 2022. / link

 

  • Recruitment for the Polish-U.S. Fulbright Commission scholarship programs has started, addressed to Polish students, educators and researchers / link

 

  • We encourage you to watch the debate “The History of Ukraine à la russe …” with the participation of Joanna Getka, Hieronim Grala, Bartłomiej Gajos, Piotr Kroll and Artur Markowski / link

 

  • Sports classes at the University of Warsaw: free judo classes for children of UW employees / link and information on the possibility of using sports cards under the contract with Fitprofit / link


NOMINATIONS

  • Prof. Marcin Zaremba became a member of the Polish PEN Club


PUBLICATIONS

  • Grzegorz Pac, „Women in the Piast Dynasty. A Comparative Study of Piast Wives and Daughters (c. 965–c.1144)” / Brill 2022 / link


INVITATIONS


  • March 9 at 5.30 p.m. / Brygida Kürbis seminar / Paweł Nowakowski Ph.D. / lecture ” TEI XML we współczesnych edycjach źródeł epigraficznych: stan, narzędzia i możliwości badawcze” / link (meeting ID: 968 9701 0188, access code: w4hN9r)

 

  • March 10 at 4.45 p.m. / stationary (room 209 at the Faculty of Law and Administration, Collegium Iuridicum I), or online late antique seminar by Ewa Wipszycka, talk by Daniel Syrbe “A world of small towns and nomads. The Mauretania provinces of the Roman Empire as ‘areas of limited statehood’ (1st – 6th c.)? ” / link

 

  • 14-18 March / conference of the Faculty of Archeology of the University of Warsaw “Przeszłość ma przyszłość!/ The Past has a Future!” / link

 

  • March 17 at 2.00 p.m. online, registration required / seminar of ISP PAN / paper by Piotr H. Kosicki ” Kościół powszechny czy polski. Maria Winowska, transnacjonalna szara eminencja polskiego katolicyzmu w latach 1940-79″

 

  • April 5-6 at 9.00 a.m. -3.00 p.m. / room 209, building WPiA UW / Center for Out-of-Court Dispute Resolution at the Faculty of Law and Administration of the University of Warsaw invites UW employees to participate in a free training course “Konflikty międzyludzkie, a zjawiska mobbingu i dyskryminacji- profilaktyka, diagnoza, reagowanie” / link


IN THE MEDIA

 

  • Piotr Kroll, Artur Markowski, / Historia Ukrainy – Ruś Kijowska, Kozacy, ukraiński Donbas / Radio Naukowe, 5 March 2022 / link

 

  • Adam Ziółkowski / „Cezar: demagog, polityk, grabarz republiki” oraz „Cezara życie drugie, trzecie, czwarte” / „Mówią Wieki” No. 3 (752), 7 March 2022 / link

March 1, 2022

Шановні Cтуденти, Аспіранти, Співробітники та Друзі Історичного факультету Варшавського університету з України!
В цей драматичний для Вас час жорстокого нападу на Вашу Батьківщину ми хочемо висловити Вам усю можливу допомогу і підтримку. Ми поділяємо Ваші занепокоєння та тривогу за Ваші Сім’ї.
Рада Деканів Історичного факультету.
Будь ласка, зв’яжіться з нами, якщо Вам потрібна допомога: dziekanat.wh@uw.edu.pl

 

Dear students, PhD and PhD students, employees and employees as well as friends of the Faculty of History from Ukraine!
In this dramatic moment of brutal attack on your homeland for you, we declare all possible help and support.
We are united with you in concern for your families.
Dean’s College of WH If you need help, please contact dziekanat.wh@uw.edu.pl

 


IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR FACULTY EMPLOYEES

  • Current trainings and courses for academic teachers / link

 

  • On behalf of the 4EU + Team, we invite you to participate in two interdisciplinary doctoral conferences: Social Logics Of Culture In Contemporary Central Europe (from the 19th to the 21st Century). Between Conflics And Innovations / April 11-13, 2022, online formula, applications until March 10 / link and Mnemonic Encounters in Europe: New Directions and Dilemmas / May 18-20, 2022, online formula, applications until March 14 / link

 

  • From the beginning of the 2021/2022 summer semester, a pink box can be found in the building of the Faculty of History. The pink box is a free personal care product (sanitary napkins and tampons) that can be used by women in an emergency. The pink boxes are designed to facilitate the functioning of students, PhD students and employees at the university and to ensure their psychological comfort. At the Faculty of History, the box was placed on the third floor, in the toilet for people with disabilities / link

 

  • We encourage you to apply for the Laura Bassi Scholarship, which has been established by Editing Press to provide editorial assistance to graduate students, PhD students and young scientists / application deadline is March 27, 2022 / link


SUCCESSES AND ACHIEVEMENTS

 

  • Professor Jarosław Czubaty was invited to the editorial board of the international scientific journal, “Napoleonica the journal” / link

 

  • Dr Julia Doroszewska won a grant of over PLN 3 million for the implementation of the Thinking of Thinking: Conceptual Metaphors of Cognition in the Plutarchan Corpus project in the Sonata BIS 11 competition of the National Science Center / link


PUBLICATIONS

 

  • „Dziwne są losów koleje… Listy i pamiętniki Ignacego Boernera 1914-1918”, prepared by Jerzy Kochanowski, in collaboration with Jan Błachnio, Naczelna Dyrekcja Archiwów Państwowych, Warszawa 2021


INVITATIONS


  • March 2 at 4.00 p.m., Faculty of History, room 125 / lecture ” Gdańsk i Wenecja w epoce nowożytnej w ujęciu porównawczym ” will be given by prof. Michael G. Müller / link

 

  • March 3 at 3.00 p.m., at the Department of 20th Century History (room 124) and by Google Meet / scientific meeting of the Department of 20th Century History / Katarzyna Jóźwik’s lecture ” Partycypacja polityczna kobiet w Drugiej Rzeczypospolitej” / link

 

  • March 3 at 4.45 p.m. room 209 at the Faculty of Law and Administration or online (link available after contact: r.wisniewski@uw.edu.pl) / Seminarium late antique by Ewa Wipszycka / Katharina Rieger “Filling some gaps: Settlements and life-strategies between the Nile Delta and the Gulf of Sollum from Roman to Byzantine Times” / link

 

  • March 3 at 5.00 p.m., online / Medieval and modern times seminar / lecture by prof. Anna Adamska from the University of Utrecht entitled ” Rex litteratus czy Król Gryzipiórków? Średniowieczni władcy jako eksperci oceniający autentyczność dokumentów”/ link

 

  • March 3 at 6.00 p.m., Marzyciele i Rzemieślnicy, Dom Braci Jabłkowskich, Bracka 25 St. / Rosyjska okupacja Donbasu z perspektywy prawa międzynarodowego / debate with prof. Władysław Czapliński, prof. Ireneusz Kamiński, Dr. Łukasz Adamski (host) languages: Polish, English, Ukrainian (simultaneous translation)

 

  • March 7 at 6.00 p.m., by Google Meet / scientific meeting of the Department of the History of the 19th Century / Agata Koprowicz’s lecture ” Historia kulturowa fotografii chłopów w Królestwie Polskim do 1914 roku. Plan badań i wyzwania źródłowe”/ link


IN THE MEDIA

  • Artur Markowski, Putinowska manipulacja historią / Radio Tok FM, February 27, 2022 / link

 

  • Marek Węcowski, Mit II RP, „Polityka”, February 22, 2022 / link (paid access)

February 23, 2022


IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR FACULTY EMPLOYEES

  • At the beginning of the summer semester of the 2021/2022 academic year, the duties of the Vice-Dean for Student Affairs and the Head of the Teaching Unit are taken over by dr hab. Aneta Pieniądz /  link

 

  • We encourage you to pay special attention to any unusual events related to the virtual space, i.e. mailboxes, websites, applications that you have on your computers and phones. Let’s not go into unfamiliar links, don’t open attachments from unknown senders. Let’s try to use proven websites. Our appeal is related to the information about the introduction of the third alert level in the field of cybersecurity (CHARLIE-CRP) in our country. If you notice unusual events, e-mails or fraud attempts, please inform us about these events by sending an e-mail with information to the address dziekanat.wh@uw.edu.pl

 

  • Centrum Kompetencji Cyfrowych asks you to fill in the questionnaire on the digital experiences of lecturers related to distance learning in the winter semester 2021/2022, even if you did not conduct remote classes yourself in the last semester. Filling out the questionnaire takes approx. 10 minutes. / link (in polish)


SUCCESSES AND ACHIEVEMENTS

 

  • Professor Agnieszka Bartoszewicz received the award of the Minister of Education and Science in the category “Significant achievements in the field of teaching”. The winners were awarded, inter alia, for activity in the field of educating students and doctoral students and promoting teaching staff; conducting specialist education or other forms of education serving the economic or social development of a region or country; authorship or co-authorship of outstanding and innovative academic textbooks / link


INVITATIONS


  • February 23 at 4.00 p.m., Faculty of History, room 125 / lecture “Models of PhD students education in Europe” will be given by professor Michael G. Müller. The meeting will be chaired by prof. Jolanta Choińska-Mika / meeting in English / link

 

  • February 24-25, Sala Kolumnowa, Faculty of History / National Scientific Session „Krajobraz po burzy. Kryzysy społeczne i ich przezwyciężanie w XX wieku”, organized by the 20th century section of the Students’ Club of Inter-Epoch Historical Research / link

 

  • February 28 at 6:30 p.m., online / Gender History Seminar / lecture by Dr. Agnieszka Mrozik (IBL PAN) “„Wskazać drogę dziewczętom. Edukowanie młodych Polek do nowoczesnej socjalistyczne kobiecości w długich latach 60” with a comment by dr. Katarzyna Stańczak-Wiślicz / link

 

  • March 2 at 4.00 p.m., Faculty of History, room 125 / lecture “Gdańsk i Wenecja w epoce nowożytnej w ujęciu porównawczym” will be given by prof. Michael G. Müller / link

 

  • March 3 at 5.00 p.m., online / Medieval and modern times seminar / lecture by prof. Anna Adamska from the University of Utrecht entitled „Rex litteratus czy Król Gryzipiórków? Średniowieczni władcy jako eksperci oceniający autentyczność dokumentów”/ link

 

  • March 7 at 6.00 p.m., online / scientific meeting of the Department of the History of the 19th Century / a presentation by Agata Koprowicz presenting the concept of a doctoral dissertation: „Historia kulturowa fotografii chłopów w Królestwie Polskim do 1914 roku. Plan badań i wyzwania źródłowe”/ link

 

  • The organizers of the conference „Odbudowa, restytucja czy trwała ruina – nowe życie rezydencji królewsko-magnackich” invite you to submit applications with abstracts of their speeches. The event is organized as part of the 50th anniversary of the reconstruction of the Royal Castle in Warsaw. Abstracts should be sent by June 30, 2022. according to the data provided on the form, the conference will be held on October 27-28, 2022 / link


IN THE MEDIA

 

  • Łukasz Niesiołowski-Spanò „Krótka historia boga Jahwe” / Fundacja Panteon, February 18, 2022 / link

 

  • Paweł Nowakowski „Czym zajmuje się epigrafika? Co da się wyczytać z inskrypcji kamiennych?” / Radio Kampus, February 9, 2022 / link

 

February 16, 2022


IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR FACULTY EMPLOYEES

  • According to the announcement by the Rector of the University of Warsaw of February 15, 2022, the main mode of education in the summer semester will be full-time. At the same time, it will be possible to implement selected didactic activities remotely

 

  • The announced “New Ideas 2A” competition was opened as part of IDUB activities. Applications may be submitted by employees holding at least a doctoral degree, from which no more than 7 years have elapsed, included in the number N, conducting research, falling within the scope of POB IV. The call for applications will last until March 21, 2022 / link

 

  • The Council of the Faculty of History, at its meeting on February 2, 2022, adopted a resolution expressing support for the “Appeal in defense of the Memorial Association” in connection with the judgment of the Supreme Court of the Russian Federation ordering the liquidation of this Association / link

 

  • Foundation Janusz Kurtyka invites you to participate in the 6th edition of the Competition for the Janusz Kurtyka. The subject of the edition for 2022 is: “The Home Army and the attitudes of Poles during World War II. History and Heritage “. The competition consists in selecting publications in the field of humanities, social or legal sciences, the subject matter of which corresponds to the subject of the edition / link

 

  • The Jewish Historical Institute invites you to nominate candidates for the Maria and Łukasz Hirszowicz for the year 2021! The prize is awarded in recognition of scientific, artistic or educational achievements in the field of research or popularization of the history of the Jewish presence in Poland and Polish-Jewish relations. Applications are accepted until March 10 / link

 

  • On February 16, between 20:00 and 04:00, work is planned in the backbone network of the University of Warsaw. At the indicated times, there will be short breaks in access to all central IT services (eduroam, CAS, usosweb, usosadm, APD, mail adm, jira, SAP, sharepoint, VPN, websites

 


NOMINATIONS

 

  • Professor Jolanta Choińska-Mika was elected to the Education Evaluation Council of the University of Gdańsk for the 2022-2025 term / link


INVITATIONS

 

  • February 23 at 16.00, room 125 at the Faculty of History / lecture “Models of PhD students education in Europe” will be given by visiting professor at the Faculty of History, Michael G. Müller. The meeting will be chaired by prof. Jolanta Choińska-Mika / meeting in English / link

 

  • February 24 at 17.00, stationary in room 3.012 of the French Culture Center of the University of Warsaw, ul. Dobra 55 in Warsaw or online / ” Czwartki z socjologia historyczną”, a speech by Maciej Górny (IH PAN) entitled ” Porównanie kultur klęski: Polska i USA” with a commentary by prof. Michaela G. Müller / link

 


IN THE MEDIA

 

  • Interview with prof. Łukasz Niesiołowski-Spanò “Studiowanie historii to nie zapamiętywanie jak największej ilości dat. Na czym więc polega?” / Radio Kampus, February 7, 2022 / link

 

  • Mateusz Fiuczek (our student), „Święty pies i myszy na wygnaniu”, „Polityka” no. 8 16.02-22.02.2022 / link (paid access)

February 9, 2022


IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR FACULTY EMPLOYEES

  • We encourage you to submit applications in the competition for funding doctoral research. The call for applications will last until March 1, 2022. The maximum amount of funding is PLN 30,000 / link

 

  • Please be advised that PITs for 2021 are already available on the Employee Self-Service Portal. People who have not logged in to this portal, we encourage you to use the prepared instructions on how to download PIT from the university SAP system / link

 

  • In connection with the examination session and the inter-semester break, the building of the Faculty of History will be open from 3 to 18 February from 7.30 a.m. to 5 p.m. The Library of the Faculty will be open from 8.00 a.m. to 4.00 p.m., and the reading room from 9.00 a.m. to 4.00 p.m.

 


PUBLICATIONS

 

  • Anna Michałowska-Mycielska, „Jewish Delegates at the Noble Sejm and Sejmiki between the Sixteenth and Eighteenth Centuries” [in:] Polin: Studies in Polish Jewry Volume 34 / link

 

  • Artur Markowski, „Did Jewish Self-Government Exist in the Kingdom of Poland between 1815 and 1915” [in:] Polin: Studies in Polish Jewry Volume 34 / link

 

  • Szymon Rudnicki, „The Struggle in the Polish Parliament for Jewish Autonomy and the Nature of the Jewish Community” [in:] Polin: Studies in Polish Jewry Volume 34 / link

 


INVITATIONS

 

  • February 10, 12.00 p.m., online / talk by Izabela Mrzygłód, Ph.D. “Uniwersytety w cieniu kryzysu. Prawicowa radykalizacja studentów Warszawy i Wiednia w okresie międzywojennym”/ registration required / link

 

  • February 15, 6.00 p.m., room no. 3, Kinoteka at the Palace of Culture and Science, admission free after filling in the form (until February 14 at the latest) / screening of a documentary about the Association “Memorial” entitled ” Czystka pamięci “, combined with a discussion / invite: Centrum Polsko-Rosyjskiego Dialogu i Porozumienia, Stowarzyszenie „Memoriał” i Stowarzyszenie „Za wolną Rosję” / link

 

  • The organizers of the ” Rosyjskość: tęsknota za tożsamością” conference encourage submitting applications with abstracts of their speeches in the conference by April 28, 2022. The conference will be held on September 20-21, 2022 / link


IN THE MEDIA

 

  • „Czy są powody, by tęsknić do rządów Edwarda Gierka?” – z Marcinem Zarembą rozmawia Józef Krzyk / „Gazeta Wyborcza – Ale Historia” January 30, 2022 / link (paid access)

 

  • „Historyk o filmie Gierek” – z Marcinem Zaremba rozmawia Olga Giersz / „Natemat” January 22, 2022 / link

 

  • Marcin Zaremba, „Bajka o Edwardzie odnowicielu” / „Polityka”, February 4, 2022 / link (paid access)

 


PAST EVENTS WITH THE EMPLOYEES OF WH

 

  • Marcin Zaremba: leading the panel: „O (od)tworzenie Historii w historii życia. Dyskusja wokół książki Izabeli Wagner Bauman. Biografia” with the participation of prof. Piotr Osęka, Joanna Tokarska-Bakir, Izabela Wagner, organizer: Laboratorium im. Richarda Pipesa, ISP PAN, January 21, 2022

February 2, 2022


IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR FACULTY EMPLOYEES

  • The calendar for the academic year 2022/2023 has been published / link

 

  • The schedule of recruitment to Doctoral Schools for the academic year 2022/2023 / link

 

  • PhD scholarship for those who wish to do research in Rome. The scholarship is awarded by the Lemmermann Foundation. Applications are accepted until March 31 / link

 


PUBLICATIONS

 

  • Grzegorz Myśliwski, „Professor Henryk Samsonowicz (1930-2021)” [in:] „Quaestiones Medii Aevi Novae” 26 (2021), pp. 329–334

 

  • Tomasz Pełech, „From the house of the devil to the God’s temple – “abrenuntiatio diaboli” and “confessio fidei” in the narration about the foundation of the bishopric of Albara during the First Crusade in the Gesta Francorum and the Historia de Hierosolymitano Itinere” [in:] „Quaestiones Medii Aevi Novae” 26 (2021), pp. 33–53

 

  • Tomasz Pełech, „Miles, nobilis, baro – przyczynek do studiów nad normańską elitą władzy w świetle dokumentów Rogera I, hrabiego Sycylii i Kalabrii” (na marginesie pracy Jeana Floriego „Lexicologie et société”), [w:] „Dux, milites et clerici, mercatores et scriptores. Z badań nad dziejami elit w średniowieczu i dobie nowożytnej”, edit. M. Goliński, S. Rosik, Wrocław 2021, pp. 9–22

 


INVITATIONS


  • 5th National Scientific Conference of Historians of the 19th century / submissions of papers by March 15, 2022 / link

 

  • February 7, at 6.30 p.m. online / lecture by prof. Natalii Aleksiun from the Polish Institute of Advanced Studies / ” Pisanie historii Żydów polskich przed zagładą ” / link

 


IN THE MEDIA

 

  • Łukasz Niesiołowski-Spanò, „Jak powstawała Biblia? Spisano ją później niż myślisz, a inspiracji dostarczała grecka filozofia i mitologia”, Newsweek, 30 January 2022 / link (paid access)

 

  • An article about the seminar that took place at the EUI in Florence as part of the 4EU + program with the participation of, among others dr hab. Dobrochny Kałwy / “History of European cooperation since 1919: research skills for junior researchers” / 26 January 2022 / link

January 26, 2022


IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR FACULTY EMPLOYEES

  • In accordance No. 2 of 24 January 2022 exams and credits in the winter session 2021/2022 at the Faculty of History at the University of Warsaw will be held remotely / link

 

  • University of Warsaw employees and doctoral students can undergo free tests for active SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus infection. The test can also be performed by people who have already benefited from the study conducted by Warsaw Genomics. Swab collection will last until March 31, 2022 / link

 

  • Current trainings and courses for academic teachers / link

 

  • Foundation Janusz Kurtyka in Warsaw invites you to participate in the 6th edition of the Competition for the Janusz Kurtyka. This year’s theme: “The Home Army and the attitudes of Poles during World War II. History and Heritage “. The deadline for sending books and documents is February 28 / link

 

  • Please be advised that on the website of the Faculty of History, instructions have been prepared for setting the e-mail footer in Google e-mail and / or in the e-mail program (Outlook). We encourage you to use the instructions. You only have to go through it once – after a single setting, the footer will remain permanently / link

 


NOMINATIONS

 

  • Robert Wiśniewski, by the decision of the President of the Republic of Poland, Andrzej Duda of January 4, 2022, was awarded the title of professor of humanities / link


PUBLICATION

 

  • Igor Chabrowski, Instrumentalization of “China” in Southeast Asia’s Global Entrepôt: Ayutthaya in the Times of the Ming and the Early Qing Dynasties” [in:] „Journal of Chinese History” (2022), 6, 69–91, Cambridge University Press / link

 

  • Urszula Kosińska, „Stanisław Poniatowski, ojciec króla Stanisława Augusta” [in:] „Teologia Polityczna Co Tydzień”, no. 303/2022 / link


INVITATIONS


 

  • January 26 at 4.00 p.m., online / meeting of the Historical Sources Editing Team / talk by Dr. hab. Tadeusz Rutkowski „Edycja nieznanych dokumentów z dziejów odrodzonego UW (1915 – 1919)” / link

 

  • February 3 at 10.00, online, fee 30 PLN / seminar ” Wybór i ludzkie postawy wobec holocaustu” / link


IN THE MEDIA

 

  • “Z innej planety: Paweł Nowakowski wśród laureatów Starting Grants” / podcast “Radio dla Ciebie”, January 18, 2021 / link

January 19, 2022


IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR FACULTY EMPLOYEES

  • The Council of the Faculty of History of the University of Warsaw, at its meeting on January 12, 2022, adopted a resolution on expressing an opinion on the project of the Ministry of Education and Science on the core curriculum for secondary schools in the subjects “History”, “History and the present” and “Knowledge about society” / link

 

  • The Polish National Agency for Academic Exchange has prepared a schedule for the call for applications for 2022. for foreign internships or research trips / link


SUCCESSES AND ACHIEVEMENTS

  • The competition of the National Program for the Development of Humanities, organized in two modules: “National Heritage” and “Uniwersalia 2.1”, has been adjudicated. The winning projects include: the project of Konrad Bobiatyński, 2 projects byArtur Markowski and the project of Maciej Ptaszyński / link



NOMINATIONS

  • Jarosław Czubaty, by the decision of the President of the Republic of Poland, Andrzej Duda of December 16, 2021, was awarded the title of professor of humanities / link



PUBLICATIONS

  • „Niedosyt ” – a conversation between Dobrochna Kałwa and Małgorzata Szpakowska,  „Dialog” , 11-12 2021 / link

 

  • Marcin R. Pauk „Language of Power and Communication in the Piast Dynasty: Toward a Reappraisal of Polish Political Culture of the 12th–13th Century”, [in:] „Rulership in Medieval East Central Europe Power, Ritual and Legitimacy in Bohemia, Hungary and Poland”, edit. G. Vercamer, D. Zupka, Leiden – Brill 2022 / link

 

  • Karol Modzelewski (the last scientific text of Prof. Modzelewski, who died in 2019), „Przełom antypozytywistyczny i strukturalizm w Mitologii Słowian Aleksandra Gieysztora”, ” Historia Slavorum Occidentis” 30, 2021, vol. 3 / link

 

  • Andrzej Chojnowski, „Prezydent Ignacy Mościcki. Pan na Zamku Królewskim w Warszawie” [in:] „Zamek Królewski w okresie II Rzeczypospolitej” edit. Anny Czekaj, Arx Regia – Wydawnictwo Zamku Królewskiego w Warszawie, 2021


INVITATIONS

  • January 20 at 4.45 p.m., room 209 at the Faculty of Law and Administration or online  / Ewa Wipszycka’s late antique seminar / papers will be given by: Flavia Ruani (Institut de Recherche et d’Histoire des Textes CNRS), Jimmy Daccache (Yale University) i Simon Brelaud (University of California Berkeley), E-Twoto Digital Paleography of Syriac Inscriptions / link

 

  • January 20 at 5.30 p.m. / seminar “Rozumienie faktu historycznego w metodologii historii i źródłoznawstwie historycznym” / online (Meeting ID: 979 5732 7949, Passcode: 193200) / link

 

  • January 26 at 1 p.m., online / Flagship 2 Open Session – it is one of four flagships under the 4EU+ Alliance. Participants will learn how to get involved in creating the educational offer of the 4EU+ Alliance, as well as discuss flexible learning pathways. Application deadline expires on 23rd January / link

January 12, 2022


IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR FACULTY EMPLOYEES

  • We encourage you to submit applications for the promotion of research under the next IDUB competition “Promotion of scientific research”. The competition assumptions assume that the subject of co-financing may be all activities that will bring the results of the research closer to a wide audience. Co-financing may include, for example, the preparation of an article, publication, book, podcast, blog, website related to the conducted research. Submission of applications by February 4, 2022 / link

 

  • The Open University of the University of Warsaw invites employees and doctoral students of the Faculty of History to submit proposals for courses for the third trimester of the 2021/2022 academic year. Course proposals are accepted from February 2, 2022 / link

 

  • Introduction to the USOSweb – online training for international UW employees / link

 


SUCCESSES AND ACHIEVEMENTS

 

  • Ph.D. Igor Chabrowski, won a scholarship for a research stay in France in the call for applications to the SSHN Scholarship Program of the French government / link

 

  • Ph.D. Paweł Nowakowski has received a prestigious grant from the European Research Council (ERC). The researcher was awarded in the field of humanities and will implement the project entitled “Masters of the stone: The stonecutters’ workshops and the rise of the late antique epigraphical cultures (third – fifth century AD)” acronym: STONE-MASTERS / link

 

 
PUBLICATIONS

 

  • Katarzyna Kaczyńska “Orać zagon lepszej doli. Żydowskie rolnictwo w Polsce w latach 1945-1950” (the book was written as a thesis defended in the field of History and Culture of Jews, supervisor August Grabski) , Żydowski Instytut Historyczny / link

 

  • Elżbieta Kwiecińska „Współobywatele czy dyskryminowana mniejszość? Ukraińcy w Niepodległej”, Zeszyty do Debat Historycznych, Muzeum Józefa Piłsudskiego in Sulejówek, Fundacja Polska Debatuje, 2021 / link

 

  • Marta Michalska, „Do kogo należy pieśń? Boże, coś Polskę i fonosfera protestu – przypadek manifestacji religijno-patriotycznych 1861 i rewolucji 1905 roku”, [in:] „Song Studies. Polityka i poetyka wytwarzania piosenki”, ed. Waldemar Kuligowski, Paweł Tański, Poznań: Wydawnictwo Instytutu im. Oskara Kolberga, 2021, pp. 17-40.

 

  • „Sources on Jewish Self-Government in the Polish Lands from Its Inception to the Present” collection of works edited by Francois Guesnet and Jerzy Tomaszewski (died 2014) / articles: August Grabski and Artur Markowski / Brill 2022 / link

 

 
INVITATIONS


  • January 12 at 10.00 a.m., Bracka 25 (3rd floor) or online / meeting with prof. Tomasz Kizwalter ” Polska droga do nowoczesności – zwyczajna czy wyjątkowa?” / link

 

  • January 13 at 3.00 p.m., online / lecture by Ph.D. Łukasz Krzyżanowski “An Ordinary Man: A Police Informer in the Polish Countryside during the German Occupation and the Holocaust” / link

 

  • January 13 at 4.45 p.m. / Biblioteka Papirologii i Prawa Rzymskiego na Wydziale Prawa i Administracji (Collegium Iuridicum I) or online / Late antique seminar by Ewa Wipszycka / presentation by Jakub Urbanik (UW), “The ἔθος and the Egyptian Priests. A Contribution to study of Law Application in Roman Egypt ”/ link

 

January 5, 2022


IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR FACULTY EMPLOYEES

  • Pursuant to the resolution of the University Education Council, from January 10, 2022, questionnaires for the evaluation of didactic classes in the winter semester 2021/2022 will be launched via the USOSweb system. Please carry out the questionnaire during the last classes of the semester and allocate 10-15 minutes for it. If there is a final test in the last class, the questionnaire should be carried out in the penultimate class. Students will be able to complete a questionnaire on the USOSweb website or using the USOS mobile application. For the time of filling it in, in order to provide students with adequate comfort, please leave the lecture hall. In case of technical problems, please contact the student section: section.stud.wh@uw.edu.pl

 

  • We encourage you to donate 1% of your tax to the Faculty of History / link

 

 
SUCCESSES AND ACHIEVEMENTS

 

  • Doctoral thesis by Dr. Oleksandr Avramchuk, written under the supervision of Dr. Katarzyna Błachowska, entitled ” Pisząc historię narodu ‘niehistorycznego’. Powstanie studiów ukraińskich i polsko-ukraiński dialog historyczny w USA (1939-1991)”won first prizes in two competitions: in the competition organized by the Kultura Literary Institute Association and the Paris Culture Foundation for the best doctoral and master’s theses, and in the Władysław Pobóg-Malinowski for the Best Historical Debut of the Year in the field of recent history / link

 

  • Please be advised that Ms Aleksandra Gajewska, employee of the main dean’s office, on December 29, 2021, defended her master’s thesis entitled “Commemoration and dissemination in the collective memory of the English powder conspiracy 1605 (selected aspects)” written under the guidance of prof. Jolanta Choińska-Miki and received a master’s degree.

 

 
PUBLICATIONS

 

  • Urszula Kosińska, „Saksonia, Rzeczpospolita i Szwecja a koniec wojny północnej (1721 – 1732)”, in Zapiski Historyczne” 86, 2021, no. 4 / link

 

  • Urszula Kosińska, The Winding Paths of Russian Imperial Politics: On „Die Geburt des russländischen Imperiums: Herrschaftskonzepte und -praktiken im 18. Jahrhundert” by Ricarda Vulpius / in „Kwartalnik Historyczny” Vol. CXXVIII, 2021 / link

 

  • Magdalena Kozłowska, „Razem i osobno: stosunki polsko-żydowskie w Związku Stowarzyszeń Zawodowych w latach dwudziestych XX wieku”, in: „Gospodarka. Wybrane problemy gospodarcze na ziemiach polskich w XIX i XX wieku”, edit. A. Landau-Czajka, vol. 4, Warszawa 2021, pp. 111–125 / link

 

  • Jacek Kordel, The motif of the ‘Bloodbath of Toruń’ in voltairean writings concerning the dissident question of 1767/68 and the first partition of Poland / in „Kwartalnik Historyczny” Vol. CXXVIII, 2021 / link


INVITATIONS

  • January 12 at 6.00 pm / online and in person (ul. Bracka 25, Warsaw) / meeting with prof. Tomasz Kizwalter, ” Polska droga do nowoczesności – zwyczajna czy wyjątkowa?” / link


IN THE MEDIA

 

  • Robert Wiśniewski „Opowieść o narodzeniu Jezusa jest silnie zmitologizowana”, 23 January 2021 / dzieje.pl / link

2021 - mailing of the Faculty of History

2021 – mailing of the Faculty of History