Voskhod (magazine)

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Voskhod (meaning Sunrise in English) was a monthly Russian-Jewish periodical in the Russian Empire.[1][2] It was published in St. Petersburg from 1881 to 1906.[3][4] The magazine was a product of Haskalah movement.[1][4]

The circulation of Voskhod was just 950 copies in its first year.[2] It increased to 4,397 copies in 1895.[2]


  1. ^ a b Mikhail Be?zer (1989). The Jews of St. Petersburg: Excursions Through a Noble Past. Jewish Publication Society. p. 11. ISBN 978-0-8276-0321-9. Retrieved 4 December 2016. 
  2. ^ a b c Maxim D. Shrayer (26 March 2015). An Anthology of Jewish-Russian Literature: Two Centuries of Dual Identity in Prose and Poetry. Routledge. p. 14. ISBN 978-1-317-47696-2. Retrieved 4 December 2016. 
  3. ^ Haruv, Dan. "Voskhod." Translated from Hebrew by David Fachler; revised by Avraham Greenbaum. YIVO Encyclopedia of Jews in Eastern Europe [online version of print edition 2008]. 2 November 2010. Retrieved 5 July 2014.
  4. ^ a b "Haskalah". Jewish Virtual Library. Retrieved 4 December 2016.