Professor Feliks Tych, who died on 16 February 2015 after a long and illustrious career, was one of the most important scholars on Rosa Luxemburg. He was the editor of three volumes of Luxemburg’s letters to Leo Jogiches (published in Warsaw between 1968 and 1971), a longstanding member and contributor of the International Rosa Luxemburg Society and the author of a vast number of articles, papers and studies on Luxemburg.
Professor Tych headed the Jewish Historical Institute in Warsaw from 1995 to 2006 and wrote on a range of other subjects, including the history of the labour movement in Poland and the Holocaust.
A selection of obituaries and tributes to Professor Tych in English:
‘Saying Goodbye to Prof. Feliks Tych’ (Jewish Historical Institute, Warsaw): http://www.jhi.pl/en/blog/2015-02-17-saying-goodbye-to-prof-feliks-tych
‘Professor Feliks Tych, Historian, Dies at 85’ (POLIN Museum of the History of Polish Jews): http://www.sprawiedliwi.org.pl/en/cms/news-archive/1126,professor-feliks-tych-historian-dies-at-85/
‘Feliks Tych (1929- 2015)’ (YIVO Institute, New York): http://www.yivo.org/blog/index.php/2015/02/20/feliks-tych-1929-2015/#more-3305
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