Janusz Makuch


Janusz Makuch jokingly refers to himself as a “shabbas goy”. He started the internationally acclaimed Krakow Jewish Culture Festival in 1988.

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Sunday, 7 March 2010

In Rediscovering Traces of Memory, Jonathan Webber, with the help of Chris Schwarz’ arresting colour photographs of present-day Polish Galicia, has captured the traces of memory that remain of eight hundred years of Jewish life. The book's last image is that of the thriving Jewish Culture Festival in Krakow.

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