Month: May 2013

Report on the Kraków Jewish Heritage Conference

MANAGING JEWISH IMMOVABLE HERITAGE IN EUROPE From April 23-25, 2013, I attended a conference at the Jewish Community Center in Kraków, Poland on Jewish heritage management. The conference was a follow-up to an earlier seminar on Jewish heritage management held in Bratislava, Slovakia in March 2009 by Jewish community representatives and experts from a dozen countries. This year’s conference had…

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Rohatyn Visit – April 30, 2013

Jay and I are at the Lviv airport flying home today to Paris, and while here I want to give a report of our day in Rohatyn yesterday with Alex Denysenko and Jeremy Borovitz, along with France 2 TV reporter Renaud Lavergne and his cameraman Vincent Barral.  As usual, Alex arranged for Vitaly to be our driver in his large…

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