Gershenson, O. (March 18 and 22, 2021). Blu-Ray set of restored Yiddish classics comes alive with excellent commentary. Forverts [In Yiddish]. The Forward [In English].

Gershenson, O. (Spring/Summer 2020). Review of Vampires, Race, and Transnational Hollywoods by Dale Hudson. Journal of Film and Video, 72(1-2), 107-109.

Gershenson, O. (August 12, 22, 27, 2019). Dispatches from the Jerusalem Film Festival: "Chained," "Peaches & Cream," "God of the Piano," "Red Fields,""Born in Jerusalem and Still Alive," "Lieber-Man."Tikkun.

Gershenson, O. (August 9, 2019). In "The Dead Of Jaffa," The Past Haunts Israel’s Present. The Forward.

Gershenson, O. (Winter/Spring 2018). “We are victims of our past…”—Israel’s dark history comes to light in new documentaries. Tikkun Magazine, 73-77.

Gershenson, O. (January 8, 2015). How Russia Created a Jewish Museum and Tolerance Center Even Vladimir Putin Can Tolerate. The Forward.

Gershenson, O. (2015, Aug. 14). The 'Z' is for Zombie. The Forward, 30-31.

Gershenson, O. (2015). Review of Les Interdits (2013). Journal of Jewish Identities, 8(2), 209-211.

Gershenson, O. (2014, Oct. 4). The language of her own. Los Angeles Review of Books.

Gershenson, O. (2013). Review of First Films of the Holocaust: Soviet Cinema and the Genocide of the Jews, 1938-1946 by Jeremy Hicks.Shofar 32(1), 128-130.

Gershenson, O. (2013, December 16). Fetishizing the Holocaust. Haaretz.

Gershenson, O. (October 10, 2013). A new play wakes up and smells the Russian-Jewish BorschtJewniverse.

Gershenson, O. (July 10, 2013). Goodbye, Boys! & forbidden Soviet Jewish filmJewniverse.

Gershenson, O. (August 24, 2012). An indelible legacyThe Jewish Daily Forward.

Gershenson, O. (2011). Review of Israeli Cinema: East/West and the Politics of Representation by Ella Shohat. Ethnic and Racial Studies,34(10), 1771-1772.

Gershenson, O. (October 7, 2011). Friday film: Iraq, Israel, and Rock 'n' Roll. The Jewish Daily Forward.

Gershenson, O. (August 8, 2011). In the occupied territories, order trumps lawThe Jewish Daily Forward. Reprinted in The Jewish Advocate.

Gershenson, O. (July 22, 2011). A Queen honored, a King and a Jester premiered. Shadows of the Holocaust on the screens of the Moscow Film FestivalThe Jewish Daily Forward.

Gershenson, O. (2009). Review of Soviet and Kosher: Jewish Popular Culture in the Soviet Union, 1923-1939 by Anna Shternshis. Ab Imperio, 1, 478-483.

Gershenson, O. (2008). Roots Lost and Found. [Review of the film Roots]. The New Vilna Review, 1. Reprinted in Secular Culture & Ideas

Gershenson, O. (2007). Review of Russkaya Ulitza v Yevreiskoi Strane: Issledovanie Folklora Emigrantov 1990-h v Izraile. [ Russian street in the Jewish state: Research on folklore of the 1990s émigrés in Israel ] by Mariya Yelenevskaya and Larisa FialkovaAb Imperio, 1, 529-533.