HomeGroupsTalkZeitgeist
This site uses cookies to deliver our services, improve performance, for analytics, and (if not signed in) for advertising. By using LibraryThing you acknowledge that you have read and understand our Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. Your use of the site and services is subject to these policies and terms.

Joanna Wiszniewicz (1947–2009)

Author of And Yet I Still Have Dreams : A Story of Certain Loneliness

MembersReviewsPopularityRatingFavorited   Events   
70810,33400

Top members (works)

Member favorites

Members: None

Add to favorites
No events listed. (add an event)
You must log in to edit Common Knowledge data.
For more help see the Common Knowledge help page.
Canonical name
Legal name
Other names
Date of birth
Date of death
Burial location
Gender
Nationality
Country (for map)
Birthplace
Place of death
Places of residence
Education
Occupations
Relationships
Organizations
Awards and honors
Agents
Short biography
Joanna Wiszniewicz was the daughter of a Polish Jewish family. She graduated from the music high school in Warsaw, specializing in the flute, and earned a degree in Polish literature from Warsaw University. She taught English and worked for many years as a researcher with the Jewish Historical Institute, with emphasis on the history of the Jews in Poland, especially the children of Holocaust survivors. She traveled and lectured widely, and her articles were published in periodicals such as Jewish History Quarterly, Karta, Midrasz, Gazeta Wyborcza, and ResPublica Nowa. She was the author of From Poland to Israel: Interviews with the 1968 Generation (1992), A Life Cut in Two: Stories of the March Generation (2008) and And Yet I Still Have Dreams: A Story of a Certain Loneliness (2009). She died at age 61.
Disambiguation notice

Member ratings

Average: No ratings.

Related places

Improve this author

Combine/separate works

Author division

Joanna Wiszniewicz is currently considered a "single author." If one or more works are by a distinct, homonymous authors, go ahead and split the author.

Includes

Joanna Wiszniewicz is composed of 1 name.

Combine with…

 

About | Contact | Privacy/Terms | Help/FAQs | Blog | Store | APIs | TinyCat | Legacy Libraries | Early Reviewers | Common Knowledge | 129,633,501 books! | Top bar: Always visible