David Ost of the political science faculty is currently traveling throughout Poland promoting the Polish translation of his book, “The Defeat of Solidarity.”
He was a guest of the Polish publishers at the international book fair in mid-May and has been interviewed on several radio and television shows. Ost has also appeared at book signings and “Meet the Author” sessions in Warsaw, Poznan, Wroclaw and Lodz, with similar events scheduled for the coming weeks in Gdansk and Krakow.
Interviews with Ost have been published in several Polish national newspapers and political weeklies.
A member of the faculty since 1986, he holds a bachelor's degree from SUNY Stony Brook and his doctorate from the University of Wisconsin.