Publications

2016
"A Hero Without Borders 3: Alexander the Great in the Medieval Persian Tradition".” In Fictional Storytelling in the Medieval Eastern Mediterranean and Beyond. Ed. C. Cupane and B. Krönung. Brill's Companions to the Byzantine World 1, 210-33. Leiden and Boston: Brill, 2016. brill_pdf_rubanovich_persian_alexander.pdf
"In the Mood of Love: Love Romances in Medieval Persian Poetry and their Sources".” In Fictional Storytelling in the Medieval Eastern Mediterranean and Beyond. Ed. C. Cupane and B. Krönung. Brill's Companions to the Byzantine World 1, 67-94. Leiden and Boston: Brill, 2016. brill_pdf_rubanovich_persian_love_romances.pdf
"Re-Writing the Episode of Alexander and Candace in Medieval Persian Literature".” In Alexander the Great in the Middle Ages: Transnational Perspectives. Ed. M. Stock, 123-52. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2016.
2015
Orality and Textuality in the Iranian World: Patterns of Interaction across the Centuries. Jerusalem Studies in Religion and Culture 19. Leiden and Boston: Brill, 2015.
The Šah-nama as a Source for Popular Narratives.” Encyclopaedia Iranica, 2015. Publisher's Version
Introduction: New Perspectives on Orality in Iranian Studies.” In Orality and Textuality in the Iranian World: Patterns of Interaction across the Centuries. Ed. J. Rubanovich. Jerusalem Studies in Religion and Culture 19, 1-16. Leiden and Boston: Brill, 2015. 9789004291836_01-rubanovich.pdf
"Re-writing the Episode of Alexander and Candace in Medieval Persian Literature: Patterns, Sources, and Motif Transformation".” In Alexander the Great in the Middle Ages: Transcultural Perspectives. Ed. by M. Stock, 123-52. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2015.
"Why So Many Stories? Untangling the Versions of Iskandar's Birth and Upbringing".” In Orality and Textuality in the Iranian World: Patterns of Interaction across the Centuries. Ed. by J. Rubanovich. Jerusalem Studies in Religion and Culture 19, 202-40. Leiden and Boston: Brill, 2015. 9789004291836_09-rubanovich.pdf
2014
"Qaydafa/Nushaba".” Encyclopaedia Iranica, 2014. Publisher's Version
2013
Biblical Poems by Muhib.” In Muhib. Five Biblical Poems. Trans. from Judeo-Tajik by A. Paperny, ed. by L. Bachaev, 5-9 (in Hebrew). Jerusalem: Ben-Zvi Institute, 2013.
" The Shah-nama and Medieval Orality: Critical Remarks on the 'Oral Poetics' Approach and New Perspectives".” Middle Eastern Literatures: incorporating Edebiyat 16, no. 2 (2013): 217-26. rubanovich_orality_reviewarticle.pdf
2012
"A Persian Inscription on a Pottery Vessel". Hadashot Arkheologiyot. Excavations and Surveys in Israel 124, 2012. Publisher's Version
"Orality in Medieval Persian Literature".” In Medieval Oral Literature. Ed. by K. Reichl, 653-79. Berlin, New York: Walter de Gruyter, 2012. 651-678_25_rubanovich_aus_reichl_medieval.pdf
"Tracking the Shahnama Tradition in Medieval Persian Folk Prose".” In Shahnama Studies II. Ed by. Ch. Melville and G.R. van den Berg. Leiden and Boston: Brill, 11-34, 2012, 11-34. rubanovich_shahnama_reception_offprint.pdf
2011
"Moving in a Circuit: Alexander the Great in Iran from pre-Islamic times to the present".” Irano-Slavica 1, no. 23 (2011): 22-25. rubanovich_moving_in_a_circuit_irano-slavica.pdf
"Muhib and his Lyrics".” In Muhib. Poems. Trans. from Judeo-Tajik into Hebrew by A. Paperny, ed. by L. Bachaev. Jerusalem: Ben-Zvi Institute, 165-74 (in Hebrew), 2011, 165-74 (in Hebrew).
2009
"Metaphors of Authorship in Medieval Persian Prose: A preliminary study".” Middle Eastern Literatures incorporating Edebiyat 12, no. 2 (2009): 127-35. rubanovich_metaphors_of_authorship.pdf
2005
Review of: A.A. Seyed-Gohrab. Layli and Majnin: love, madness and mystic longing in Mizami's epic romance.” International Journal of Middle Eastern Studies (2005): 454-56.

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