Warsaw: The History of a Jewish Metropolis by UCL Sound published on 2011/02/28 15:36:44 +0000 http://www.ucl.ac.uk/hebrew-jewish/home UCL’s Institute of Jewish Studies held its annual international conference on the theme of Warsaw – the history of a Jewish metropolis from 22–25 June 2010. The aim of the event, which celebrated the 70th birthday of eminent scholar Antony Polonsky, was to encourage new visions of Warsaw – one of the most dynamic metropoles in modern Jewish history. In this audio, UCL conference host Dr François Guesnet tells us more about the character of this special city and the institutions and speakers involved in this event. UCL is consistently ranked as one of the world's top universities. Across all disciplines our faculties are known for their research-intensive approaches, academic excellence and engagement with global challenges. This is the basis of our world-renowned degree programmes. Visit us at www.ucl.ac.uk.