Wilson Center Experts

Herve E. Dupouy

Short-Term Grant
Kennan Institute

Expertise:
Russia and Eurasia
;
Moldova
Affiliation:
Dr., Associate Professor, Academy of International Relations and Diplomatic Studies, Republic of Moldova
Wilson Center Project(s):
Collective Identities in an Era of Transformations--Cultural and National Identification in the Republic of Moldova

Project Summary

collective identities in the Republic of Moldova emerging civil society and its impact on the democratic reforms the political uses of culture: the ways in which language, history, and identity can be manipulated by political elites why some attempts to mold identity succeed where others fail why, in the case of Moldova, a project of identity construction succeeded in creating a state but failed to make an independent nation