The Orthodox Nationalist: Taras Shevchenko


Matt Johnson discusses:

  • The political vision of Taras Shevchenko;
  • Shevchenko as the national poet of Ukraine;
  • Nationalism, solidarity, and anarchism;
  • The mother theme in Shevchenko;
  • Colonization as political rape.


By: Fr. Matthew Raphael Johnson


Matthew Raphael Johnson is a scholar of Russian Orthodox history and philosophy. His research interests focus on Russian political theory and religious ideas, concentrating on the central role of nationalism, Eurasianism and the Orthodox tradition as forms of rebellion against globalism and liberalism. His Orthodox Nationalist podcast series is available here.

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