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Lectures of 27th Jewish Culture Festival in Krakow - recordings

Original versions of lectures delivered in Polish are available on Polish version of our website, along with the Polish translations of lectures in English. 


Janusz Makuch, Open – Closed – Open

Konstanty Gebert, Holiness of a Place

Dan Bahat, Eternal Jerusalem. Jerusalem Through Centuries

Dan Bahat, Temple Mount. History and the Present

Dan Bahat, Touching the Stones of Heritage. Tunnel at the Wailing Wall

Yossi Klein Halevi, Like Dreamers, moderation: Stanisław Krajewski

Yossi Klein Halevi, Understanding Israel Through Its Paradoxes 

Paweł Trzopek OP, The Bible in Jerusalem, Jerusalem in the Bible

Naomi Bloch-Fortis, City-Specific Art

Ruth Cohen Dar, Earthly Jerusalem, Heavenly Jerusalem

Irena Klepfisz, Bashert stands for Destiny, moderation: Gabi von Seltman

Moses Libitzki, Out on a Ledge: Enduring the Lodz Ghetto, Auschwitz and Beyond




Charles King, In the Eye of the World at Midnight, moderation: Max Cegielski

Jerusalem Syndrome, panel discussion with prof. Halina Grzymała-Moszczyńska and Paweł Smoleński, moderation: Marcin Napiórkowski


The literary program has been organized in cooperation with Krakow Festival Office, the operator of Krakow UNESCO City of Literature programme.







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