Wilson Center Experts

Kristin Collins

Short-Term Grant
Kennan Institute

Expertise:
Russia and Eurasia
Affiliation:
Ph.D. candidate, Department of History, Ohio State University
Wilson Center Project(s):
A Clash of Cultures: Gender and Empire in the 19th Century Caucasus.

Project Summary

The project is an examination of guestions of gender and empire through an exploration of charitable organizations, inheritance laws, marriage practices, questions of conversion, and criminal investigations involving prostitution, female hostage taking and bride price.