National Reading 2021 at the UMCS Botanical Garden

We are pleased to announce that Maria Curie-Skłodowska University is joining the "National Reading 2021" initiative. The event will take place on 4th September of this year. In the atmospheric interiors of the Kościuszko Manor House in the UMCS Botanical Garden. The invited people will then read selected fragments of "Mrs Dulska's Morality" by Gabriela Zapolska.

The event will start at 11.00 a.m. when guests will read the next excerpts from this year's reading and last until 2 p.m.

This year, the guests invited to read were:

  • prof. dr hab. Radosław Dobrowolski - UMCS Rector,
  • dr hab. Eng. Dariusz Czerwiński - Vice-Rector for General Affairs and Development, Lublin University of Technology,
  • prof. dr hab. Robert Litwiński - Research at the Department of Methodology and the 20th-21st century, Faculty of Humanities, UMCS,
  • prof. dr hab. Małgorzata Karwatowska - director of the Institute of Polish Philology at UMCS,
  • dr hab. Ewa Głażewska, prof. UMCS - director of the Institute of Cultural Sciences at UMCS,
  • Marcin Wroński - writer, author of retro detective stories,
  • Poławiacze Pereł Improv Theater,
  • prof. dr hab. Bożenna Czarnecka - Faculty of Biology and Biotechnology, Maria Curie-Skłodowska University,
  • Elżbieta Małek - Provincial Fund for Environmental Protection and Water Management in Lublin,
  • Justyna Jędruch - director of the Lublin Landscape Parks Complex,
  • Primary School No. 47 Józef Ignacy Kraszewski in Lublin,
  • Representatives of the Special School and Educational Centre for Deaf and Hard of Hearing Children and Youth John Paul II in Lublin,
  • employees of the Public Library of the Konopnica Commune,
  • representatives of the Primary School Cardinal Stefan Wyszyński in Konopnica.

We invite you to participate in the event and bring your own copies of "Mrs Dulska's Morality" because you will be able to get a special stamp prepared, especially for the National Reading 2021.

From 10.30 am to 11.30 am, under the slogan "National Reading", admission to the UMCS Botanical Garden will be free (entrance to the Garden from the Willowa Street).


    Monika Kusiej
    Date of addition
    4 September 2021