Paweł Śpiewak

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Paweł Śpiewak
Paweł Śpiewak Kancelaria Senatu.JPG
Member of Sejm 2005-2007
In office
September 25, 2005 – ?
Personal details
Born 1951
Nationality Polish
Political party Civic Platform

Paweł Śpiewak (born April 17, 1951 in Warsaw) is the Director of the Jewish Historical Institute in Warsaw, Poland. He is a sociologist, historian, author and former politician.


Paweł Śpiewak is a Professor of Sociology at Warsaw University. He was elected to the Sejm on September 25, 2005 getting 18,403 votes in 19 Warsaw district, running as a candidate with the Civic Platform list. He did not seek reelection in 2007.

He is a Fellow of Collegium Invisibile.[1]

In 2011, he was nominated as the Director of the Jewish Historical Institute by Bogdan Zdrojewski, Minister of Culture and National Heritage.[2]

He is a son of nationally renowned writers Anna Kamieńska (1920-1986) and Jan Śpiewak (1908-1967).[3]

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  1. ^ "List of Fellows". Retrieved 25 April 2011. 
  2. ^ Uncredited, Change at the top Archived 2009-02-03 at the Wayback Machine.; Jewish Historical Institute. Retrieved 2012-07-29.
  3. ^ Profile of Jan Śpiewak; Wikipedia in Polish. Retrieved 2012-07-29.

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