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Ryszard Kapuscinski

Ryszard KAPUSCINSKI, Polish journalist. Gold Cross of Merit; Order of Polonia Restituta 1974; Prus Prize 1975; ulian Brun Prize, Int; prize of Int; State Prize (Second Class) 1976. Polish JournalistAsscn. -1982; St. Antony’s College, Oxford 1985.

Background

  • Kapuscinski, Ryszard was born on March 4, 1932 in Pinsk, Poland. Son of Jozef and Maria (Bobka) Kapuscinski.

  • Education

    • Master of Arts Faculty History, Warsaw University. Doctor honoris causa, University Silesia, Katowice, 1997.

    Career

    • With Sztandar Mlodych, 1951, Polityka, 1957-1961. Correspondent Polish Press Agency, Africa, Latin American, 1962-1972. With Kultura, 1974-1981.

      Visiting professor Temple University, Philadelphia. Vice chairman committee research and prognosis Polish Academy of Sciences.

    Works

    • Busz po polsku
    • Czarne gwiazdy
    • Kirgiz schodzi z konia
    • Gdyby cala Afryka

    Membership

    Member National Council Culture, European Academy of Sciences and Art, Polish Academy of Sciences and Art.

    Personality

    Interests

    Photography.

    Connections

    • Married Alicja Mielczarek.
    • spouse: Alicja
    Ryszard Kapuscinski
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    Born March 4, 1932
    Died January 23, 2007
    (aged 74)
    Nationality
    • November 30, 1950 - November 30, 1999
      Sztandar Mlodych
    • November 30, 1950
      Correspondent, Sztandar Mlodych
    • November 30, 1952 - November 30, 1956
      Warsaw University
    • November 30, 1958 - November 30, 1962
      Correspondent, Polityka
    • November 30, 1962 - November 30, 1972
      Foreign correspondent, Polish Press Agency
    • November 30, 1997
      University Silesia

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