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.
Due to the pandemic, 30th festival was postponed to 2021.
Fire – a second element – will be a leading theme for the anniversary festival
March of Remembrance, commemorating 77th anniversary of the Krakow ghetto liquidation will start on Sunday, March 15th, 2020 at noon.