• Podlipie,  Poland

    The Changing Face of Poland

    The Place: Podlipie, Poland “Somewhere in Poland, just beyond the reach of Silesia, a strip of houses cuts across a hillside; an island surrounded by a patchwork ocean of farmland. Its not famous for anything and it’s not on the way to anywhere. Unless you took a wrong turn, you didn’t come here by accident. The city of Katowice has shrunk to a dot on the horizon, and cluttered suburbs have morphed into rolling hills.”   Please note that we do not fact-check our interviewees, and that their views do not necessarily represent our own. The Person: Wojtek Hasior, 34, Health and Safety Specialist “Before I met my wife, Dorota, I…