Thursday, February 16, 2012 — 7:30PM
Skirball Cultural Center
2701 N. Sepulveda Blvd.
Los Angeles 90049
For much of contemporary history (1795-1918, 1939-1989), Poland – home to the world’s, and then Europe’s, largest Jewish population – did not exist as an independent country. The two periods of foreign occupation separate what is known as the three Polish republics (even if before 1795 Poland was an electoral monarchy).