Reading Religion reviews Jews and Ukrainians: A Millennium of Co-Existence

Reading Religion, a publication of the American Academy of Religion, published a review of the award-winning book Jews and Ukrainians: A Millennium of Co-Existence. The volume is co-authored by Paul Robert Magocsi, UJE board member who is Chair of Ukrainian Studies at the University of Toronto and Yohanan Petrovsky-Shtern, Crown Family Professor of Jewish Studies at Northwestern University. The review appeared on the Reading Religion’s website on 20 November 2019.

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Myroslav Shkandrij: “There are problems in Ukraine that are challenging historians, writers, and civil society”

How did the stereotype of the “keys to the church” arise? Was Taras Shevchenko an antisemite? Who was the first Jewish voice in Ukrainian literature? And why did Jews in the shtetls keep Ukrainian theaters...

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Irina Meleshkina: “Traveling Stars in Ukraine, Jewish Theater in the Pages of History”

Ukrainian Jewish Encounter (UJE) is a Canadian philanthropic organization that has been working since 2008 to strengthen relations between our two peoples. This year marks the sixth time we are presenting our organization’s initiatives and...

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