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Distinguished Speakers Series 2017

February 12, 2017 at 1:30pm

Come and hear noted historian, philologist, essayist and author, Yohanan Petrovsky-Shtern at the Ukrainian Institute of Modern Art-Chicago.

Born in Kyiv, Ukraine, Yohanan will talk about his latest book, and will address the current situation and events occurring in Ukraine.

Co-author of his latest book Jews and Ukrainians: A Millennium of Co-Existence, he will address Jewish Ukrainian relations in Ukraine, for centuries their common land, focusing on geography, history, economic life, traditional culture, religion, language and publications, literature and theater, architecture and art, music, the diaspora, and contemporary Ukraine.

Admission $10

Later Event: September 16