Yohanan Petrovsky-Shtern

  • 65 Citations

Research output per year

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Personal profile

Research Interests

Jewish History and Culture; Slavic-Jewish Interaction; Jewish Mysticism, Kabbalah and Hasidism; Modern Ukraine.

Education/Academic qualification

Modern Jewish History, PhD, Brandeis University

… → 2001

Comparative Literature, PhD, Moscow University

… → 1988

Philology of German and Romance Languages, MA, Kiev University (KGU)

… → 1984

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Research Output

Solomon Schechter's art of hasidism: Tradition, parody, and transmission

Starr, D. B. & Petrovsky-Shtern, Y., Sep 1 2018, In : Jewish Quarterly Review. 108, 4, p. 449-488 40 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

  • The Art of Shifting Contexts

    Petrovsky-Shtern, Y., 2017, The Future of the Past: New Perspectives on Ukrainian History. Plokhy, S. (ed.). Harvard Ukrainian Research Institute, p. 231-248 18 p. (Harvard Papers in Ukrainian Studies; no. 13).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

    Ievrei i ukraintsi: tysiacha rokiv spivisnuvanni

    Petrovsky-Shtern, Y. & Magocsi, P. R., 2016, Valerii Padiak.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

    Jews and Ukrainians: A Millennium of Co-Existence

    Magocsi, P. R. & Petrovsky-Shtern, Y., 2016, University of Toronto Press. 320 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

    The Word Embodied and Reincarnated

    Petrovsky-Shtern, Y., 2016, Ierusayms’ki virshi/Jerusalem Poems. Makhno, V. (ed.). Kyiv: Krytyka, p. 8-39 32 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter