This collection contains back issues (PDFs) of The Sarmatian Review. The Sarmatian Review is a scholarly journal on the history, culture, and society of Central and Eastern Europe, with strong attention to Poland, the post-Soviet period, and American ethnic issues. Recent issues have covered religion and state, the mass media, higher education, literature, inter-ethnic relations, government and politics. The Sarmatian Review is published three times a year in January, April, and September. See http://www.ruf.rice.edu/~sarmatia/

Recent Submissions

  • The Sarmatian Review, Vol. 12, No. 1 

    Koronacki, Jacek; Lukaszewski, Witold J.; Thompson, James R.; Hetnal, Adam A. (1992-01)
    Jacek Koronacki, "Liberty and the Polish Intelligentsia"; Witold J. Lukaszewski, "Security in the post-Soviet Era", James R. Thompson, "A Glimpse at the Dark Side of Socialist Industrial Planning"; Adam A. Hetnal, "Soviet ...
  • The Sarmatian Review, Vol. 11, No. 3 

    Wandycz, Piotr S.; Cienciala, Anna M.; Mason, David S.; Filipowicz, Halina; Carpenter, B.; Eagle, H.; Toman, J.; Aryanpur, Manoocher; Wieczerzak, Joseph W. (2011-02-16)
    Piotr S. Wandycz, "Syllabus and materials for a course on History of East Central Europe from 1500 to the 1860s"; Anna M. Cienciala, "Syllabus and materials for a course on East Central European History from 1772 to the ...
  • The Sarmatian Review, Vol. 11, No. 2 

    Rajski, Marian; Mokrzycki, Edmund; Rogala, Jan; Brom, Libor (1991-04)
    Marian Rajski, "Gorbachev's Perestroika and the Soviet Economy"; Edmund Mokrzycki and Jan Rogala, "A Sociologist Looks at Problems of Polish Economic Reform"; Libor Brom, "The Czecho-Slovak Velvet Revolution of 1989: ...
  • The Sarmatian Review, Vol. 11, No. 1 

    Czaykowski, Bogdan; Kuniczak, W.S. (1991-01)
    Bogdan Czaykowski, "Syllabus and materials for History of Modern Poland"; Syllabus and materials for Modern East European Literatures in Translation; Syllabus and materials for Introduction to Eastern Europe; W.S. Kuniczak, ...
  • The Sarmatian Review, Vol. 10, No. 3 

    Rajski, Marian; Allen, Claire S.; Koronacki, Jacek; Boss, Sally; McGinley, Theresa Kurk (1990-09)
    Marian Rajski, "Where Are Our Cannons?" Translated by Claire S. Allen; BOOKS; Letters; Jacek Koronacki, "Eastern Europe and American Politics: A View from Australia"; PIASA Meeting; From the Editor; Sally Boss, "The Battle ...
  • The Sarmatian Review, Vol. 10, No. 2 

    Boss, Sally R; Kuropas, Myron; Hetnal, Adam (1990-04)
    Boss, Sally R., " Whither the Ukrainians?"; Letters; Kuropas, Myron, "Ukraine's Millennium of Christianity: a Triumph of Faith"; PIASA Meeting; From the Editor; Hetnal, Adam, "Women in Ukraine"; Creative Use of Data ...
  • The Sarmatian Review, Vol. 10, No. 1 

    Xingri, Wang; Boss, Sally; Williams, Edward E.; Thompson, James R.; Podniesinski, B. Peter; Thompson, Ewa (1990-01)
    Wang Xingri, "The Paddles"; Sally Boss, "Zakopane Sweaters in America?"; Edward E. Williams, "Economic Transformations in Eastern Europe"; BOOKS; Letters; James R. Thompson, "Prospects for Rapid Economic Improvement in ...
  • The Sarmatian Review, Vol. 9, No. 3. 

    Nowicka, Anatolia; Kolenda, Konstantin; Thompson, Ewa (1989-09)
    Anatolia Nowicka, "Memoir: From the History of the Moscow Chapter of the Sisters of St. Dominic 1921­1932"; From the Editor; Konstantin Kolenda, "Poles in the USSR: 1939-1986"; PIASA Meeting
  • The Sarmatian Review, Vol. 9, No. 2. 

    Boss, Sally R.; Renquian, Cheng; Kot, Andrzej; Thompson, Ewa (1989-04)
    From the Editor; Sally R. Boss, "Soviet Policy in Eastern Europe"; Cheng Renquian, "A View of the Polish Crises from the People's Republic of China"; Andrzej Kot, Calligraphy of Ignacy Krasicki's poem, "Swięta miłości ...
  • The Sarmatian Review, Vol. 9, No. 1 

    Marta Zukowska; Thompson, Ewa (1989-01)
    Letters from the Gulag; Report on the living conditions; A Telegram from Magadan; Letters from children; Letters from adults; Transcript of a conversation; "Pain: a Gulag story," by Marta Zukowska; Books and periodicals ...
  • Sarmatian Review, Vol. 8 No. 3 

    Renquian, Chang; Renquian, Chang; Kajencki, Francis C.; Skrypczak, Witold P. (1988-09)
    Chang Renquian, "Polish History in China"; Francis C.Kajencki, "Were Polish Immigrants llliterate? The Dillingham Commission and the Polish New Immigration 1890-1924"; Witold P.Skrypczak, "Polish-Soviet War 1919­ 1920"; ...
  • The Sarmatian Review, Vol. 30, No. 1 

    Troszyński, Marek; Barbeau Gardiner, Anne; Rostropowicz Clark, Joanna; Nowicka-Struska, Anna; Heltzel, Chad (2010-01)
    Contents: Sarmatian Review Data; Marek Troszyński, "On the shoulders of Giants: Herbert and Miłosz"; Anne Barbeau Gardiner, "Casimir Britannicus" (review); Joanna Rostropowicz Clark, "A Memoir of My Life" (review); Anna ...
  • The Sarmatian Review, Vol. 28, No. 1 

    Ossendowski, Ferdinand; Reid, James E.; Gasyna, George; Boss, Sally; Drwecki, Abby; Marczyk, Agnieszka; Best, Jolanta W.; Gàsienica-Byrcyn, Anna (2008-01)
    Contents: Our Take; SR Data; "Witte, Stolypin, and Goremykin" [1921], by Ferdinand Ossendowski; Books and Periodicals Received; "The Collected Poems of Zbigniew Herbert, 1956–1998," by James E. Reid (review); "Polish ...
  • The Sarmatian Review, Vol. 29, No. 3 

    Ryan, C.S.V., Leo V.; Hunter, Jr., Richard J.; Urbanowski, Maciej; Roddy, Jr., Harry Louis; Stańczyk, Ewa; Rappaport, Gilbert; Wilczek, Piotr; Boss, Sally; Kraszewski, Charles S.; Storozynsk, Alex (2009-09)
    Contents: "Poland and the Euro", by Leo V. Ryan, C.S.V. and Richard J. Hunter, Jr.; "BOOKS"; "The paradoxes of the Paris Kultura: style and traditions of political thinking", by Janusz Korek (review Maciej Urbanowski); ...
  • The Sarmatian Review, Vol. 25, No. 2 

    Tokarzewski, Simon; Roddy, Jr., Harry Louis; Boss, Sally; Skórczewski, Dariusz; Thompson, James R .; Goska, Danusha V.; Gajda, Patricia A.; Rossmiller, Ela; Rossmiller, Ela (2005-04)
    Contents: "In Siberian Prisons", Simon Tokarzewski; "BOOKS BOOKS and Periodicals Received"; "Mission and Poetry: Adam Miciewicz in Europe", (review) Harry Louis Roddy, Jr; "The Revenge of History: Russian Strategic Initiative ...
  • The Sarmatian Review, Vol. 19, No. 3 

    Ziółkowska-Boehm, Aleksandra; Wańkowicz, Jerzy Giedroyc-Melchior; Walicki, Andrzej; Chodakiewicz, Marek; Hunter, Jr., Richard J.; Ryan, Leo V.; Boss, Sally (1999-09)
    Contents: "SR INDEX"; "Jerzy Giedroyc-Melchior Wańkowicz Correspondence", edited by Aleksandra Ziółkowska-Boehm"; "BOOKS and Periodicals Received"; "Andrzej Walicki on Ideas in Russia" edited by Andrzej de Lazari ...
  • The Sarmatian Review, Vol. 30, No. 3 

    Chodakiewicz, Marek Jan; Dziwirek, Katarzyna; Gajda, Patricia A.; McGinley, Theresa Kurk; Gutthy, Agnieszka; Baczyński, Krzysztof Kamil; Mickiewicz, Adam (2010-09)
    Contents: "Sarmatian Review Data"; Marek Jan Chodakiewicz, "The Triumph of Provocation" (review); Katarzyna Dziwirek, "The Polish Language in Canada" (review); Patricia A. Gajda, "Silent Intelligentsia" (review); Theresa ...
  • The Sarmatian Review, Vol. 28, No. 3 

    Mickiewicz, Adam; Zakrzewski, Christopher; Furno, Mary Ann; Szymborska, Wisława; Ryan, Leo V.; Hunter, Jr., Richard J.; Murphy, Curtis G.; Stańczyk, Ewa; Thomas, Alfred; Clark, Joanna Rostropowicz (2008-09)
    Contents: "SR Data"; Adam Mickiewicz, "Pan Tadeusz, Book 2", trans. by Christopher Zakrzewski; "Wisława Szymborska’s 'The Silence of Plants,'" by Mary Ann Furno; Wisława Szymborska, “Hania,” trans. by Agnieszka Kreczmar; ...
  • The Sarmatian Review, Vol. 27, No. 3 

    Gasyna, George; Thum, Gregor; Tucker, Janet; Clark, Joanna Rostropowicz; Hunter, Jr., Richard J.; Ryan, Leo V.; Reid, James (2007-09)
    Contents "Our Take" (Guest Editorial); "SR Data"; "Rituals at the Limits of Literature: A New Reading of Witold Gombrowicz’s Cosmos", by George Gasyna; "BOOKS and Periodicals Received"; "The Clash of Moral Nations: ...
  • The Sarmatian Review, Vol. 26, No. 3 

    Skórczewski, Dariusz; Thompson, James R.; Gajda, Patricia A.; Wrobel, Piotr; Bjork, James E.; Czaykowski, Bogdan; Ludwig, Jonathan Z.; Brajerska-Mazur, Agata; Furno, Mary Ann; Norman, Louis E. Van (2006-09)
    Contents: "Our Take"; "SR Index"; Dariusz Skórczewski, "Modern Polish Literature Through a Postcolonial Lens: The Case of Paweł Huelle’s Castorp"; "BOOKS"; James R. Thompson, "Rising ’44: The Battle for Warsaw" ...

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