Lidia Ciołkosz - Witness of the XXth century
Lidia Ciołkosz came from a Jewish family and received a traditional religious upbringing. Her parents perished in German hands during the Second World War. At the same time, she has been raised within Polish culture and patriotic tradition.
A leaflet announcing the sentence of Brest trial
Members of Worker's Defence Committee speak about its inception
Author: Łukasz Jasina
Edition: Paweł Kozioł, Dorota Szkodzińska
Translation: Alan Lockwood, Klementyna Suchanow
We would like express our gratitude to professor Andrzej Friszke for reviewing this exhibition.
We would like to thank Jan Chodakowski, professor Andrzej Friszke and Wanda Kościa for making available the photos from their collections.
We would like to thank Andrea Benedetto Herling for kindly allowing us to use his photographs.
Quotations’ source: „Spojrzenie wstecz”, interview with Lidia Ciołkosz by Andrzej Friszke, Editions du Dialogue, Paris, 1995.