Wilson Center Experts

Alexander Diener

Title VIII-Supported Research Scholar, Kennan Institute
Kennan Institute

Expertise:
Russia and Eurasia
Affiliation:
Assistant Professor, Center for International Studies and Languages, Pepperdine University
Wilson Center Project(s):
One Homeland or Two?: Diaspora, Territorialization, and Identity in Kazakhstan

Expertise: Kazakhstan

Project Summary

Looks at how minorities within the former Soviet sphere are struggling to reconcile attachments within their state of residence and their ethno-national identities, compelling migration to a kin-state.