Krystiyna Duszniak

Krystyna Duszniak is the owner of Lost Histories, a Polish-Jewish research bureau. She has an MA in History from the University of Melbourne, where she was a student of Mark Baker’s and later went on to be his research assistant for The Fiftieth Gate. Lost Histories was born thanks to Mark sending everyone Krystyna’s way when they asked him for similar research for their parents as he’d done for his. Krystyna worked with Mark whenever she was needed. He was not only her mentor, but her lifelong friend, and not a day goes by when she doesn’t miss him.


Mark Raphael Baker: His Literary and Intellectual Legacy

Mark Raphael Baker was a Holocaust scholar, an inspiring teacher and the critically acclaimed author of The Fiftieth Gate and Thirty Days. He was also a much-loved member of the Melbourne and Sydney Jewish Communities. In this session, panellists who knew Mark well, will speak on aspects of his life and work and Michelle Lesh...

Sunday August 18, 2024