Lublin and the region were favorite settings to share stories by Isaac Bashevis Singer, the Nobel Prize winner. He was a unique writer, whose works have made the region famous. Where is the setting of each story?

How, in fact, did the world described by the writer look like? How does it look today? Where to find the traces? How do current residents remember him? These questions led us to implement the project "Following Singer's stories. A Literary Guidebook to the Lublin Region."

Lublin and the region were favorite settings to share stories by Isaac Bashevis Singer, the Nobel Prize winner. He was a unique writer, whose works have made the region famous. Where is the setting of each story?

How, in fact, did the world described by the writer look like? How does it look today? Where to find the traces? How do current residents remember him? These questions led us to implement the project "Following Singer's stories. A Literary Guidebook to the Lublin Region."

About the Project

Lublin and the region were favorite settings to share stories by Isaac Bashevis Singer, the Nobel Prize winner. He was a unique writer, whose works have made the region famous. Where is the setting of each story? These stories made the names of the following towns known in the world: Bychawa, Frampol, Goraj, Janow Lubelski, Józefów, Turobin, Tyszowce. Where are the settings of each story?

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