Antony Polonsky

Antony Polonsky
Chief Historian, Polin Museum of the History of Polish Jews

Antony PolonskyAntony Polonsky is emeritus Professor of Holocaust Studies at Brandeis University and Chief Historian of the Museum of the History of Polish Jews, Warsaw. Until 1991, he was Professor of International History at the London School of Economics and Political Science. He is chair of the editorial board of Polin: Studies in Polish Jewry. He holds honorary doctorates from the University of Warsaw (2010) and the Jagiellonian University (2014). In 2011 he was awarded the Officer’s Cross of the Order of Merit of Polonia Restituta and the Officer’s Cross of the Order of Merit of Independent Lithuania.

 

Selected Publications

Politics in Independent Poland (1972)

The Little Dictators (1975)

The Great Powers and the Polish Question (1976),

Contemporary Jewish writing in Poland: an anthology (2001)

The neighbors respond: the controversy over the Jedwabne Massacre in Poland (2004)

The Jews in Poland and Russia volume 1, 1350 to 1881; volume 2 1881 to 1914; volume 3n1914 to 2008 (Oxford, 2010. 2012).