ORCID: Tomasz Błaszczak: 0000-0003-4834-493X
Edition: Lublin 2017
Citation method: T. Błaszczak, ‘Lithuanian Students at Stefan Batory University: Creating New Lithuanian Elites in Interwar Vilnius’, Yearbook of the Institute of East-Central Europe, Vol. 15, No. 3, 2017, pp. 185-206.
This paper explores the position of the Lithuanian students at the Polish Stefan Batory University (SBU) during the period of 1919-1939 in Vilnius. The author analyzes the development of the Lithuanian historical narrative on this question and the activity of the Lithuanian Academic Union (LAU). The main goal of this paper is to show the activity of the Lithuanian students, and their place both in the academic community of the university and in the society of the Lithuanian national minority in interwar Poland.