Jews between Freedom and Unfreedom. Jewish Involvement in the Russian War in Ukraine.

Activity: Talk or presentationInvited talk


A lecture focusing on reemerging national narratives about fascism, Nazism and identity during the Russian war in Ukraine in the context of the Jewish involvement in the conflict. In particular, it examined the aspirations of the State of Israel to mediate between Russia and Ukraine, as well as the role of Jewish key players in the conflict such as Ukrainian president Volodymyr Zelenskyy and a Russian-Israeli billionaire Roman Abramovich.
Period2022 Apr 28
Held atStellenbosch University, South Africa
Degree of RecognitionInternational

Free keywords

  • war in Ukraine
  • nazism
  • Jewish question
  • narratives
  • national identity