Jerzy Giedroyc and Zofia Hertz meet Lech Wałęsa at the Centre du Dialogue in Paris. The Institute’s publications include Umschlagplatz by J.M. Rymkiewicz, Kraj świata (The Edge of the World) by Janusz Anderman, Maszyna i śrubki (Cogs in the Wheel. The Formation of Soviet Man) by Michel Heller, and Taternictwo nizinne (Lowland Mountaineering) by Jakub Karpiński.
Strikes on the Baltic coast, in Nowa Huta and in Silesia. The Warsaw Museum of Literature holds the first exhibition in Poland devoted to Gombrowicz.