Wilson Center Experts

Mauricio Borrero

Short-Term Grant
Kennan Institute

Expertise:
Russia and Eurasia
Affiliation:
Ph.D. Candidate, Department of History, Indiana University
Wilson Center Project(s):
Environment, Tradition and Heritage in the Post-Soviet World: Lake baikal and Buddhist Datsans in the Buriat Republic
Term:
Aug 01, 1998
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Sep 01, 1998

Project Summary

the environmental controversy related to Lake Baikal: preservation versus exploitation. The extent to which the preservation or restoration of religious architecture is a part of current Buriat cultural discourses.

Previous Terms at the Wilson Center:
Jul 1, 1997 - Aug 1, 1997: Hungry Moscow: Scarcity, Survival and Urban Society in the Russian Civil War Aug 1, 1993 - Sep 1, 1993: Between Moscow and Kiev: Alexander Shlikhter as Bolshevik Food Proconsul in Ukraine, 1918-19