Tuesday, July 17, 2018
Free Polish Books
Most of the text is in Polish. Some are in English. Topics include Polish folk tales, folk architecture, every day life, and a couple of basic readers for those studying the Polish language. Some are picture books. One is a novel. I want to send them all to one person. I don't want to provide any more details. If you want these books, you'd be getting a bunch of general, introduction-to-Polish-culture books from communist-era Poland.
All I ask is that you pay for postage. I've not yet had them weighed so I don't know how much it would cost. I'm guessing about ten dollars but that's just a guess. Media mail is very cheap.
Let me know. If' I don't hear in about a week, I will recycle them.
Bieganski the Blog exists to further explore the themes of the book Bieganski the Brute Polak Stereotype, Its Role in Polish-Jewish Relations and American Popular Culture.
These themes include the false and damaging stereotype of Poles as brutes who are uniquely hateful and responsible for atrocity, and this stereotype's use in distorting WW II history and all accounts of atrocity.
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I would be very interested.ReplyDelete
Hi, Erika, for some reason blogger stopped telling me about comments, so I thought I had no comments. I found the missing comments and have posted them now. I apologize for the problem. Someone else has expressed interest in the books. If this person declines to get them, I will let you know. Thank you.Delete