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Kosciuszko Chair prof contributes introduction to volume of poetry

Dr. Marek Jan Chodakiewicz, Academic Dean and Kosciuszko Professor of Polish Studies at The Institute of World Politics, has contributed an extensive scholarly introduction to a new collection of translated poems written by Polish prisoners of the Soviet gulag.

The work, entitled Polish Poetry from the Soviet Gulags: Recovering a Lost Literature, was edited by Halina Ablamowicz.  According to the publisher, Edwin Mellen Press, "By translating a selection of poems written by Polish survivors [Ms. Ablamowicz] brings to English-speaking readers a riveting picture of the horror of the Siberian gulags."

For information on the book, or to purchase a copy, please click here.