Thursday, 14 December 2017

Publications


The Irish Polish Society Yearbook, vol. I, 2014
The Irish Polish Society Yearbook (IPSY) is a peer-reviewed, bilingual journal of the Irish Polish Society (IPS) dedicated to the publication of high-quality articles on the history, society, cultural events, economic and political relationships between Poland and Ireland. Also, it is an annual record of IPS activities and events of the Polish Diaspora in Ireland. The journal is an interdisciplinary forum for research, critical and creative writing in English and Polish for academics, writers, other authors and organisations that work towards integration between the two communities in Ireland and create positive image of Poland and Polish people in Ireland. Contributors are invited from Ireland and abroad. All proposals for papers relating to the above areas should be sent to the Editor on the following e-mail address plachecki.dublin@gmail.com or to the Polish House, 20 Fitzwilliam Pl., Dublin 2.
The Irish Polish Society Yearbook, vol. I, 2014
Rocznik Towarzystwa Irlandzko-Polskiego, tom I, 2014
Editor: Jarosław Płachecki
Editorial Advisory Panel:
Prof. Ronald J. Hill (Trinity College Dublin) – Peer reviewer
Prof. Wawrzyniec Konarski (Jagiellonian University) – Academic reviewer
Dr Niamh Nestor (University College Dublin) – Migration and language acquisition
Hanna Dowling (Irish Polish Society) –Data yearbook
Patrick Quigley (Irish Polish Society) – Linguistic reviewer
Agnieszka Jarochowicz – English to Polish translation
Ronan Quinn – Polish to English translation
Contents
Articles
• Constance Markievicz. An emotional and political life – Wawrzyniec Konarski
• The Polish complementary schools and Irish mainstream education. Past, present and future- Niamh Nestor
• ‘Why Won’t You All Just Go Back Home?’Patterns of Migration and Settlement of Polish Diaspora in Ireland in the Presence of Economic Downturn – Teresa Buczkowska
• Faithfulness towards native literature or braving the foreign works? An immigrant’s reading habits in the world of lost identity – Magdalena Szulc
• Jerzy Harasymowicz: The Poet of Many Nations – Ewa Stańczyk
Polish language section
• Jan Kamiński uncovers the truth about himself – Hanna Dowling
• Ireland’s neutrality during WW2 – Izabela Jankowska
• Assessment of the economic performance of Ireland in the Tenth Review under the Extended Arrangement with the IMF in the year 2013 – Jarosław Płachecki
Reviews
• Migrant Birds. Selected Poems by Adam Mickiewicz – Marcus Wheeler
• The Polish Irishman, The Life and Times of Count Casimir Markievicz by Patrick Quigley – Jarosław Płachecki
• Contact Zone Identities in the poetry of Jerzy Harasymowicz: A Postcolonial Analysis by Ewa Stańczyk – Patrick Quigley
• Polish Emigration in Ireland in the 20th and early 21st centuries (ed.) J. Płachecki – Gabriel Doherty
• What I got from Ireland? by Przemek Kolasiński and Brian Earls –Pat Quigley
Irish Polish Society Reports & Notes
• IPS newsletter, 8th Dec. 2012 – Hanna Dowling
• Remembering Seamus Heaney – Hanna Dowling
• Summary of the IPS activities during the year 2012/2013 – Hanna Dowling
• Polish translation of the IPS activities 2012/2013 – Hanna Dowling
Irish Polish Society Photo Album 2012/2013 – Jason Dolan

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The Irish Polish Society Yearbook, vol. II, 2015
The Irish Polish Society Yearbook (IPSY) is a peer-reviewed, bilingual journal of the Irish Polish Society (IPS) dedicated to the publication of high-quality articles on the history, society, cultural events, economic and political relationships between Poland and Ireland. Also, it is an annual record of IPS activities and events of the Polish Diaspora in Ireland. The journal is an interdisciplinary forum for research, critical and creative writing in English and Polish for academics, writers, other authors and organisations that work towards integration between the two communities in Ireland and create positive image of Poland and Polish people in Ireland. Contributors are invited from Ireland and abroad. All proposals for papers relating to the above areas should be sent to the Editor on the following e-mail address plachecki.dublin@gmail.com or to the Polish House, 20 Fitzwilliam Pl., Dublin 2.
The Irish Polish Society Yearbook, vol. I, 2015
Rocznik Towarzystwa Irlandzko-Polskiego, tom I, 2015
Editor: Jarosław Płachecki
Editorial Advisory Panel:
Prof. Bryan Fanning (University College Dublin) – Peer reviewer
Prof. Witold Rakowski (Old Polish University) – Academic reviewer
Prof. Wawrzyniec Konarski (Jagiellonian University) – Academic reviewer
Dr Bożena Cierlik (University College Cork) – Academic reviewer
Dr Niamh Nestor (University College Dublin) – Migration and language acquisition
Dr Mariusz Kaminski (University of Applied Sciences, Nysa)- English to Polish transl. and linguistic review
Hanna Dowling (Irish Polish Society) –Data yearbook
Patrick Quigley (Irish Polish Society) – Linguistic reviewer
Jason Dolan (Irish Polish Society) – Digital photography and reviewing

Contents

Editorial Note – Jarosław Płachecki

Articles
• Retaining the national identity. 35 years of the Irish Polish Society – Jarosław Płachecki
• Poles in Ireland, their contribution to Irish life and the beginnings of the Irish Polish Society- Hanna Dowling
• The Book of Stanislaw Markiewicz – Patrick Quigley
• Poland and Ireland – a comparative perspective – Bożena Cierlik

Polish language section
• British Military Missions to Poland 1944-1945. The forgotten history of the ‘ Freston’ operation – Hanna Dowling
• Irish and Poles. A supplement to the Fates: Former and Contemporary – Wawrzyniec Konarski
• Brehon law in the legal system of Medieval Europe – Maciej B. Furtas
• Nazi spies on the Emerald Island during World War II – Izabela Jankowska-Prochot
• Polish higher education in Ireland and its prospects – Jarosław Płachecki

Reviews
• Polish Migrants in Belfast: Border Crossing and Identity Construction, Marta Kempny. Newcastle upon Tyne 2010 – John Kearns
• Recollection of a Distant Past, Szymon J. Zaremba – Marcus Wheeler
• Polish – Irish Encounters in the Old and new Europe, eds. Sabine Egger and John McDonagh, Oxford 2011 – John Kearns

Irish Polish Society Reports & Notes
• A report on IPS activities during the year 2013-2014 – Hanna Dowling
• Remembering Maciej Smoleński. Eulogy – Sandy Smoleński
• Remembering Maciej Smoleński … – Hanna Dowling
• IPS newsletter, 28th May 2014 (Eng. version) – Hanna Dowling
• IPS newsletter, 28th May 2014 ( Pol. version) – Hanna Dowling
• Note on the meeting of the Polish organisations in Ireland with president of the ‘Wspólnota Polska’ Mr Longin Komołowski in the Polish House in 28 Sept. 2014 – Jarosław Płachecki
• Summary of the IPS activities during the year 2013/2014 – Hanna Dowling
• The Chairman’s Speech at the IPS Annual General Meeting taking place on Sunday 19th October at 4:00 pm. – Jarosław Płachecki

Irish Polish Society Documents & Correspondence
• Rules of the Irish Polish Society
• Minutes of the meeting of representatives of the boards of the IPS, POSK, Ognisko Polskie in the Polish House on 30th October 2013
• Bulletin of the Polish House, no 1/2014, April 2014 (Eng. version)
• Bulletin of the Polish House, no 1/2014, April 2014 (Pol. version)
• Bulletin of the Polish House, no 2/2014, October 2014 (Eng. version)
• Bulletin of the Polish House, no 2/2014, October 2014 (Pol. version)
• Letter of intent to the president of Stowarzyszenie ‘ Wspólnota Polska’ Mr Longin Komołowski
• Invitation on the IPS Conference sent to Mr Longin Komołowski
• IPS Conference brochure
• Full text of the Opening speech at the IPS Conference by president of the SWP Mr Longin Komołwski
• Congratulations letter from Prof. Wawrzyniec Konarski
• Congratulations letter from former Chairman of the IPS Mr Martin Reynolds
• Letter of intent from H.E. Ambassador of Poland Mr Marcin Nawrot to Mrs Hanna Dowling, the Honorary Secretary of the IPS (21st January 2013)
• Letter from H.E. Ambassador of Poland Mr Marcin Nawrot to Mrs Hanna Dowling, the Honorary Secretary of the IPS (18th February 2013)
• Letter from Hanna Dowling to the architect and former Chairman of the IPS Mr Martin Reynolds
• Letter from Chairman of the IPS Dr Jarosław Płachecki to Mr Charles Duggan, the Heritage Officer in Planning Department of the Dublin City Council (27th April 2013)
• Letter from Martin Reynolds to the Lord Mayor of Dublin
• Letter from Chairman of the IPS Dr Jaroslaw Plachecki to the Heritage Officer in Planning Department of the Dublin City Council (11th May 2013)
• Letter from Martin Reynolds to the Chairman of the IPS Jaroslaw Plachecki
• Letter from Managing Director of Clerys Mr Dominic Prendergast to Chairman of the IPS Jarosław Płachecki

Irish Polish Society Photo Album 2013/2014 – Jason Dolan
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The Irish Polish Society Yearbook, vol. III, 2016

The Irish Polish Society Yearbook (IPSY) is a peer-reviewed, bilingual journal of the Irish Polish Society (IPS) dedicated to the publication of high-quality articles on the history, society, cultural events, economic and political relationships between Poland and Ireland. Also, it is an annual record of IPS activities and events of the Polish Diaspora in Ireland. The journal is an interdisciplinary forum for research, critical and creative writing in English and Polish for academics, writers, other authors and organisations that work towards integration between the two communities in Ireland and create positive image of Poland and Polish people in Ireland. Contributors are invited from Ireland and abroad. All proposals for papers relating to the above areas should be sent to the Editor on the following e-mail address plachecki.dublin@gmail.com or to the Polish House, 20 Fitzwilliam Pl., Dublin 2.
The Irish Polish Society Yearbook, vol. I, 2015
Rocznik Towarzystwa Irlandzko-Polskiego, tom I, 2015
Editor: Jarosław Płachecki
Editorial Advisory Panel:
Dr Gabriel Doherty (University College Cork) – Peer reviewer
Prof. Witold Rakowski (Old Polish University) – Academic reviewer
Prof. Wawrzyniec Konarski (Jagiellonian University) – Academic reviewer
Dr Bożena Cierlik (University College Cork) – Academic reviewer
Dr Mariusz Kamiński (University of Applied Sciences, Nysa)- English to Polish transl. and linguistic review
Hanna Dowling (Irish Polish Society) –Data yearbook
Patrick Quigley (Irish Polish Society) – Linguistic reviewer
Jason Dolan (Irish Polish Society) – Digital photography and reviewing

Contents
Editorial Note – Jarosław Płachecki
Articles
• On Opposite Sides: Casimir & Constance Markievicz in 1916 – Patrick Quigley
• Paul Edmund Strzelecki. His Life, Travels, Discoveries and Humanitarian Work in Ireland – Hanna Dowling
• The Foundation of An Garda Síochána. Historical and Legal Study- Izabela Jankowska – Prochot
• The Changing Nature of the Polish Community in Great Britain and Ireland: Past and Present Motivation to Emigrate – Agnieszka Pędrak
• Brian Friel in Poland – Hanna Dowling

Polish language section
• Revenge or Justice? The British Military Courts after Easter Rising 1916- Maciej Furtas
• Disability in Ireland and in Poland – Agnieszka Wieczorkowska

Reviews

• Sisters against the Empire. Countess Constance Markievicz and Eva Gore-Booth, 1916-17, Patrick Quigley, The Liffey Press, Dublin 2016 – Jarosław Płachecki
• Revolutionary Lives Constance and Casimir Markievicz, Lauren Arrington, Princeton University Press, 2016 – Patrick Quigley
• Polska Irlandia wspólna historia: Poland & Ireland – A Common History ?, eds. Marchlewicz K. and Kucharski A., Irish Culture Foundation, Poznań 2015 – Patrick Quigley
• First of the Small Nations: the Beginnings of Irish Foreign Policy in the Interwar Years, 1919-1932, Gerard Keown, Oxford University Press, 2016 – Patrick Quigley

Irish Polish Society Reports & Notes
• Strzelecki Commemorative Plaque in Dublin – Hanna Dowling
• Summary of the Irish Polish Society activities in the year 2014/2015 (Eng. version) – Edyta Dolan
• Summary of the Irish Polish Society activities in the year 2014/2015 (Pol. version) – Edyta Dolan
• Note on the meeting of the Polish organisations in the Polish House on 18 January 2015 – Edyta Dolan
• Note on the meeting of the Polish organisations in the Polish House on 6 Sept. 2015 – Agnieszka Wieczorkowska, Jarosław Płachecki
• Irish Polish Society Chairpersons in years 1979-2016 – Edyta Dolan
Irish Polish Society Documents & Correspondence
• Rules of the Polish House (Eng. version)
• Rules of the Polish House (Pol. version)
• IPS Commentary on the Program of co-operation between the Polish government and the Polish Diaspora in years 2015-2020 (15th December 2014)
• Planning Permission for Plaque on Clerys Building (5th February 2015)
• Program of events in the Polish House during Polska – Eire 2015 Festival
• Mayor of Poznań speech during the unveiling of the Strzelecki plaque (Eng. version) (29 March 2015)
• Mayor of Poznań speech during the unveiling of the Strzelecki plaque (Pol. version) (29 March 2015)
• Wojciech Owsianowski’s speech the initiator of the project (Eng. version) (29 March 2015)
• Wojciech Owsianowski’s speech the initiator of the project (Pol. version) (29 March 2015)
• Final MEDIA RELEASE sent by Dublin City Council (30 March 2015)
• Letter from the Mayor of Poznań to Edyta Jankowska chairperson of the IPS regarding successful completion of the Strzelecki project (7 April 2015)
• Polska Eire 2015 Letter from HE Ambassador Ryszard Sarkowicz to Irish Polish Society (9 April 2015)

Irish Polish Society Photo Album 2013/2014 – Jason Dolan
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Polish Emigration in Ireland in the 20th and early 21st Centuries
Edited by: Jarosław Płachecki
Peer reviewer: Prof. Alojzy Zalewski
(Dublin- Żyrardów 2012, Publishing House of the Institute for Sustainable Technologies – National Research Institute, ISBN: 978-83-7789-159-9, pp.186)
Contents:
• Foreword (Jarosław Płachecki)
• Kazimierz Markievicz – a Genius for Living ! (Patrick Quigley)
• Polish Immigrants in 20th Century Ireland (Hanna Dowling)
• Polish Immigrant Organisations after 2004 (Jarosław Płachecki)
• Image of the Polish Immigrant in Polish-language Media in Ireland (Przemysław Kolasiński)
• Prospects for and Challenges to Polish Émigrés in Ireland (Emilia Marchelewska)
• Polish Labour Force in Ireland and its Benefits for Both Nations (Witold Rakowski, Barbara Rakowska)
• Population Movement between Poland and Ireland (Witold Rakowski)

Polish Emigration in Ireland in the 20th and early 21st Centuries.pdf