|UPDATED: Gesher Galicia Activities at the Conference REVISED||<– Date –> <– Thread –>|
|From: SHELLEY K POLLERO (rkpollerocomcast.net)|
|Date: Mon, 23 Jul 2018 03:41:56 -0700 (PDT)|
|With apologies to Mark Halpern, whose important talk on Galician Vital Records was inadvertently omitted from my list, here is my revised message. |
Gesher Galicia SIG announces several Galicia-focused programs on Sunday and Monday Aug. 5 & 6 at the Warsaw IAJGS 2018 Conference.
We invite all conference attendees interested in Galicia to attend.
SUNDAY, AUG. 5
9:45 - 10:45 am Gesher Galicia Special Interest Group Meeting
We will give an update of our research projects and benefits of membership: The Galitzianer journal, the GG
Family Finder, Special Records. We will tell you about the Gesher Galicia website, the All Galicia
Database, the GG Map Room, and Archival Inventories.
3:00 - 5:00 pm Share Fair
Come to the Gesher Galicia table to network with GG members and get information about Galicia
and/or for guidance for your research.
MONDAY, AUG. 6
8:00 - 9:00 am Archival Resources for the Interwar Years in Western Ukraine.
Alexander and Natalie Dunai, speakers
9:15 - 10:15 am Jewish Medical Globetrotters and Persevering Women. Andrew Zalewski, speaker.
2:45 - 3:45 pm Galicia Basics: What Every Galitzianer Needs to Know
Shelley Pollero and Renee Steinig, speakers.
4:00 - 5:00 pm Researching Your Galitzianer Family: Working with Vital Records
Mark Halpern, speaker
6:00 - 7:30 pm JGSLA Pamela Weisberger Memorial Lecture.
Meet the Family: A Journey of 1,000 Years at POLIN Museum
Barbara Kirshenblatt-Gimblett, speaker
OTHER GALICIA-FOCUSED TALKS:
We have prepared a sampling of the many other Galicia-focused talks of interest to be given throughout the week.
These are listed on page 4 of the 'Galicia Basics: What Every Galitzianer Needs to Know' handout in the Conference App and on the Conference website.
GESHER GALICIA TEE SHIRTS:
Be sure to pack your Gesher Galicia tee shirt!
We are not bringing merchandise to Warsaw, but can mail if ordered ASAP by Friday, July 27. For info and to order/pay online, go to
https://www.geshergalicia.org/merchandise/. Online credit card or PayPal payments ONLY! (NO checks at this time.)
Sorry for the late notice.
See you in Warsaw!
Shelley K. Pollero
for Gesher Galicia
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