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Summer at Borderland 2016»
Borderland Centre of Arts, Cultures, ans Nations and Borderland Foundation would like to invite you to: SUMMER AT BORDERLAND June - July – August, Sejny – Krasnogruda, 2016
BORDERLAND IN BOLZANO»
EUROMEDITERRANEA/ 1st-2nd July 2016 – Kolpinghaus, Bolzano. Already in 1995 Alexander Langer was aware that a positive role of the European Union in promoting peace, democracy and the creation of an open Euromediterranean space was one of the main challenges of the Union.
Living at the Borderlands / by Erica Johnson Debeljak»
I was invited to Krasnogruda, Poland on April 30 and May 1, 2016 to attend a reunion of the group called Café Europa. The invitation came from Krzystov Czyzewski, one of a group of like-minded intellectuals – including my late husband, the Slovenian poet Aleš Debeljak, who was killed in a traffic accident on January 28 of this year – that came up...
Aleš Debeljak at the Cafe Europa In memoriam / by Chris Keulemans»
On April 30 and May 1, 2016, Cafe Europa met for its twentieth anniversary in Krasnogruda, Poland to honor Aleš Debeljak, one of its founding members. The event was organized by Krzystof Czyzewski and the Borderlands Foundation, and took place over two nights: the first in the White Synagogue in Sejny, the second in a jazz club.
Aleš Debeljak at the Cafe Europa In memoriam / by Chris Keulemans »
On April 30 and May 1, 2016, Cafe Europa met for its twentieth anniversary in Krasnogruda, Poland to honor Aleš Debeljak, one of its founding members. The event was organized by Krzystof Czyzewski and the Borderlands Foundation, and took place over two nights: the first in the White Synagogue in Sejny, the...
Gallery PODROOM – Cultural Centre of Belgrade 2 – 25.06.2016 »
“À LA FRONTIÈRE…!  OLD AND NEW BORDERS IN EUROPE” Artists | Authors: Karolina Cicha, Krzysztof Czyzewski, Wieslaw Szuminski & Kuba Kossak,  Grzegorz Dabrowski,  Giovanni Floreani, Laure Keyrouz & Angelo Ricciardi,  Predrag Marić, Samir Mehanović,...
Discussion with Krzysztof Czyżewski in Belgrad / 6th of June 2016 »
The Center for Cultural Decontamination and the Embassy of the Republic of  Poland in Belgrad are inviting you on a discussion with Krzysztof Czyżewski "Invisible Bridges: Towards Culture of Solidarity".   
Summer in Krasnogruda 2016 / Program »
Borderland Centre of Arts, Cultures, and Nations and Borderland Foundation would like to invite you to Krasnogruda for SUMMER AT BORDERLAND July – August 2016.
Between the borders by Edward Carr »
The Economist /  Jun 18th, 2016 The idea of European unity is more complicated than its supporters or critics allow  
BORDERLAND IN BOLZANO »
EUROMEDITERRANEA/  1st-2nd July 2016 – Kolpinghaus, Bolzano.   Already in 1995 Alexander Langer was aware that a positive role of the European Union in promoting peace, democracy and the creation of an open Euromediterranean space was one of the main challenges of the Union.   
Reading the other / 25-31 July 2016 »
New cycle for students in Krasnogruda. Symposium READING THE OTHER, titled  JUDT READS  Arendt, Camus, Miłosz, Kołakowski and the Twentieth Century. Dialogues conducted by: Krzysztof Czyżewski, Leonidas Donskis, Jarosław Hrycak, Marci Shore, Timothy Snyder.
Back to Borders? Panel Debate at the EGP Council in Utrecht/ 21 May 2016 »
The Green European Journal is organising a panel discussion in connection to its latest edition 'Checkpoint Europe: The Return of Borders' on Saturday May 21st in the framework of the spring council of the European Green Party.  
Cooperation between Borderland and universities. A new phase »
Since 2015, the activities of Borderland (both the Centre and the Foundation) have entered into a new phase of cooperation with the academic world. For many years, the Borderland team has organized internships, seminars and conferences at the Centre in Sejny and the International Centre for Dialogue in Krasnogruda...
Book - "The Krasnogruda Bridge. A Bridge Builder's Toolkit", PDF »
The Krasnogruda Bridge. A Bridge Builder's Toolkit/   Krasnogrudzki most. Niezbędnik budowniczego text/tekst: Krzysztof CZYŻEWSKI, Magdalena KICIŃSKA photographs/fotografie: Wiesław SZUMIŃSKI Fundacja Pogranicze,  Sejny 2016
Path of the Borderland by Krzysztof Czyżewski »
Path of the Borderland consists of thoughts and musings collected in a notebook, that accompanied Krzysztof Czyżewski in his travels through american Oregon in the Spring of 2001.
Krzysztof Czyżewski - Line of Return »
When I have finished reading the book "Linia powrotu" ("Line of Return"), I recalled a quotation from the essay of Gabriel Marcel about Rilkem - "A witness is not only the one who watches and cerifies, but the one who gives a testimony, but that testimony is not an ordinary echo, but...
Summer at Borderland 2016 »
Borderland Centre of Arts, Cultures, and Nations and Borderland Foundation would like to invite you to: SUMMER AT BORDERLAND June - July – August 2016, Sejny – Krasnogruda
Welcome to UIC Polish Studies/ Annual Hejna Lecture: Krzysztof Czyżewski TBA »
Events. Upcoming. Annual Hejna Lecture:  Krzysztof Czyżewski TBA 2nd Annual Hejna Polish Poetry Translation Contest Reception University Hall, Room 1501 TBA
Borderland and Invisible Bridge in Triest »
INVISIBLE BRIDGE. A polyphonic tale involving poetry, sculpture, film, photography, flavors and fragrances. The “Invisible Bridge” is an exhibition specially prepared for the Trieste Contemporanea. 
Died Arnold Markowitz »
 Arnold L. Markowitz, 87, died Thursday, July 7, 2016, following a brief illness. Born and raised in Brooklyn, NY, Arnold attended St. John's College of Annapolis, MD, and received master's degrees from Columbia University, Hunter College and City College of New York. He served at New Yourk University and vice...
Juozas Vaina »
Juozas Vaina was born on October 17, 1916 in Widugiery, a pedagogue, educator, ethnographer, collector, founder of the traditional culture museum in Puńsk in 1977. He studied physics in Vilnius and architecture in Gdańsk. From 1948 he taught in Pedagogical Secondary School in Suwałki, in 1950-1951 he was a...
Olgierd Skrypko (76 years old) tells his story »
In family - I was the youngest, so you know, I had to pasture the gees at first, and then the cows. When you pasture the cows, you are a man, so I pastured our cows and of the neighbor. And the neighbor - his name was Paszkiewicz - had some small accordion.
Responsibility for the Europe's Borderland »
In the newest, special issue of the THINKTANK magazine, you can find a text - "Responsibility for the Europe's Borderland" written by Krzysztof Czyżewski.
Usage »
The resources of the Documentation Center of Borderland Cultures can be used on the premises only. You are welcome to visit the Center and use our collection. All you have to do is to contact our staff and register in our database.
Informations on BCDC »
The Borderland Cultures Documentation Center comprises a rich multilingual collection. There are publications in Polish and English, but also books and magazines in Lithuanian, Estonian, Russian, Belarusian, Ukrainian, Czech, Slovak, Hungarian, German, Jidysz, Georgian, and in various Balkan and Asian...
Living In Diversity »
'Living in Diversity' is a website of the Forum of Concerned Citizens of Europe, which was created in March 2010 by a small group of people concerned about the increasingly illiberal and exclusionary politics of fear that pervades European public sphere, about the growing influence of rightwing...
Tblisi - program »
JUNE 16, THURSDAY  16:15 – 17:00 -  Practices of Intercultural Dialogue: Caucasian House, Presentation by Naira Gelashvili, Director  Cultural Relations Center of Georgia 'Caucasian House' is an educational and peace-making non-profit organization. The mission of the...
Dushanbe - program »
OCTOBER 6th, WEDNESDAY    18:30 - 19:00 - Welcome speech and introduction - Krzysztof Czyżewski  19:00 - 20:00 - Welcome dinner  20:15 - 21.30 - Film Session:  Musician's Raft Between New York and Sejny (documentary on the Borderland...

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