Mi Dor Le Dor V

Mi Dor Le Dor program, now in its fifth year, is wrapping up its final project – a publication of essays written by the participants about heritage transmission.  The project, guided by artist in residence, Mikolaj Grynberg, well-known Polish photographer, has taught students skills in interviewing, narratition, and writing.  Guest speakers included:  Dr Barbara Kirschenblatt Gimblett, Advisor to the Director of the Polin Museum of the History of Polish Jews and Chief Curator of the Core Exhibition, Dr. Natalia Aleksiun, Touro College, and Magdalena Kicińska, award winning journalist.  A highlight of the program was a three-day workshop in Borderland Sejny.