Moysey Fishbeyn, Timothy Snyder, Yaroslav Hrytsak, Andriy Portnov, Andrzej Eliasz, Alexander Motyl, Mykola Riabchuk, Zenon Kohut, John-Paul Himka, Per Anders Rudling, Marko Levitsky, Volodymyr Viatrovych. Passions Over Bandera

Yevheniya Sakal ・ March 2014
Kyiv: Grani-T, 2010.
Edited by Tarik Cyril Amar, Ihor Balynskiy, Yaroslav Hrytsak
Passion Over Bandera is best characterized as ‘postmodern’. It not only unites texts of very different genres (academic articles, essays and letters to the editor), but also contains the work of very different authors—from historians with varying degrees of intimacy with the issues, to public intellectuals, journalists and the OUN leader’s own grandson.

After World War II, Kyiv’s large Jewish minority was quite publically marginalized by the Ukrainian leadership’s silence on Moscow’s cue. The result was a newly...