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Apr 11, 2018 at 5:30 pm

Rising from the Rubble: Creating POLIN Museum of the History of Polish Jews


Barbara Kirshenblatt-Gimblett will explore the creation of the POLIN museum and its multimedia narrative exhibition honoring the lives of those who have passed. This event will be held Wednesday, April 11 from 5:30–7 p.m. in Atkinson Hall Auditorium. A light reception will precede the talk at 4:30 p.m. The Core Exhibition is a journey through 1000 years of the history of Polish Jews and comprises eight galleries presenting their heritage and culture. The galleries portray successive phases of history, spanning the legends of arrival to the beginnings of Jewish settlement in Poland and the development of Jewish culture. The event is free and open to the public. RSVP is required at

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Date and Time

Apr 11, 2018 at 5:30 pm


Atkinson Hall Auditorium

Event Registration

Registration for this event is required. Visit the registration page for details.

Event Fee



Mariah Fellows    858-534-0533


Faculty, Staff, Students, The General Public

Event Host

UC San Diego Library

Event Category

Talks and Lectures