November 29, 2004 10:00am
The Polish model suburb of Nowa Huta was built under a Communist philosophy of atheism. Now it houses a workshop that manufactures menorahs, popular among Poles and tourists alike.
October 31, 2004 9:00am
A museum exhibit highlights the rich Jewish history of the Polish city of Czestochowa as the nation’s Jewish past becomes a popular focus for curious Poles.
October 4, 2004 9:00am
Three sukkahs in Krakow join a host of physical symbols, including a Torah and a mikvah, that remind Poles and tourists alike of the city’s proud’s Jewish past.
May 19, 2004 9:00am
Messages have been pouring in from Jews with family ties to Czestochowa, Poland ever since some members of the Czestochowa Diaspora gathered in their native city for a three-day conference called Coexistence, Holocaust, Memory.
May 10, 2004 9:00am
A new museum in Krakow hopes to fill a void in Jewish cultural sites by looking beneath the surface of contemporary Polish cities and town to find their Jewish past.
March 2, 2004 10:00am
The leader of a Romanian Jewish community of about 90 people protects the last vestiges of a once-vibrant Jewish life.
November 9, 2003 10:00am
A Jewish group in Poland that recently honored 56 Righteous Gentiles reflects the newfound appeal of Jewish history among both Jews and non-Jews in a country that was a mecca for Jewish life before World War II.