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Persian Hospitality: The Poles from the Gulag in Iran

On November 2, 2013, Pawel Styrna, Research Assistant for the Kosciuszko Chair of Polish Studies, discussed “Persian Hospitality: The Poles from the Gulag in Iran” at the Sixth Annual Kosciuszko Chair Conference at The Institute of World Politics.

Video by Adam Savit, Center for Security Policy

Sixth Annual Kosciuszko Chair Conference held at IWP

On Friday, November 2, The Institute of World Politics hosted the Sixth Annual Kosciuszko Chair Conference.  The Kosciuszko Chair of Polish Studies at IWP serves as a center for Polish Studies in the broadest sense, including learning, teaching, researching, and writing about Poland’s culture, history, heritage, religion, government, economy, and successes in the arts, sciences, and letters, with special emphasis on the achievements of Polish civilization and its relation to other nations, particularly the United States.

Videos from the lectures can be found here on YouTube.

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