Simon Rabinovitch

Office
HIS 209, Spring ’15 Hours: MWF 2:30-3
Email
srabinov@bu.edu
Phone
617-353-9915

Assistant Professor of History

B.A., McGill University; M.A., Ph.D., Brandeis University

Modern Jewish history, European history, intellectual history

Curriculum Vitae
Simon Rabinovitch’s Website

Simon Rabinovitch teaches classes in Jewish, European, Russian, and legal history. Rabinovitch’s published work has examined different aspects of Jewish intellectual history, Jewish politics in revolutionary Russia, and the history of folklore and ethnography. He is the author of Jewish Rights, National Rites: Nationalism and Autonomy in Late Imperial and Revolutionary Russia and the editor of Jews and Diaspora Nationalism: Writings on Jewish Peoplehood in Europe and the United States. He is also an occasional contributor to Haaretz (English) and an editor at The Marginalia Review of Books. Rabinovitch is currently at work on a comparative study of Jewish collective rights in the twentieth century.