Panel Discussion: The Forgotten Deportees - Polish Exiles in Siberia
Sunday, February 27 · 7:30pm - 10:30pm
13-15 Selwyn Street
In 1940 - 41 over 1 million Polish citizens of Jewish, Catholic and other faiths and ethnicities from eastern Poland were killed, repressed or deported by the Soviets to prisons, forced labour camps (Gulags) and "special settlements" in Siberia, Kazakhstan and Soviet Asia.
ASPJ and Kresy-Siberia (Australia) Ltd present a panel discussion with Siberian exile survivors and their descendants.
Moderator: Prof. Stephen G. Wheatcroft (Melbourne University)
Panel: Krystyna Kinst, Stefan Wisniowski & Zosia Skarbek.
Film Screening: "A Forgotten Odyssey" by Jagna Wright & Aneta Naszynska
Special Guest: Daniel Gromann, Consul General of the Republic of Poland will speak on "Polish History Today".
Call: Lena Fiszman on 0413 351 852 0413 351 852 or Bernard Korbman on 0418 194 802 0418 194 802 .