The World Knew: Jan Karski's Mission for Humanity




Wednesday, October 22, 2014

7:00 pm

Ahmanson Auditorium, University Hall

Loyola Marymount University

1 LMU Drive, Los Angeles CA 90045



Celebrating the centennial of the birth of Jan Karski, a member of the Polish Underground during WWII, who reported the first eyewitness accounts of Nazi atrocities against Jews to the governments of England and the United States. 

Event includes photo exhibition and clips of the new documentary, Karski and the Lords of Humanity, followed by a panel discussion.

Exhibition runs October 20 - 26, 2014.  Open to the public between the hours of 8:00 am and 8:00 pm in the East Atrium of University Hall.


Exhibit and event made possible with generous support from: Consulate General of the Republic of Poland in Los Angeles, LMU Office of the Provost, Bellarmine College of Liberal Arts, Theological Studies Department, English Department, Associate Provost for Research Advancement and Compliance, Catholic Studies Program, European Studies Program, School of Film and Television, Political Science Department, Lilly Faculty Seminar





Event is free to the public but registration is required.  To be placed on our mailing list and notified when registration opens, contact us at or 310-338-1917.