Wilson Center Experts

Nora Dudwick

Research Grant
Kennan Institute

Expertise:
Russia and Eurasia
;
Armenia
Affiliation:
, The World Bank
Wilson Center Project(s):
Memory, Identity, and Politics in Armenia

Project Summary

cultural and historical analysis of Armenian nationalism, articulated with a structural context of the Soviet state, whose policies encouraged the republics’ renationalization an investigation of the Armenian diaspora’s contribution to the formulation of a nationalist agenda, determination of state policies and the redefinition of nation, state and territory, address the important ideological, financial and political role played by modern diasporas across state boundaries. Conceptual and theoretical tools for analyzing culture in its relations to political action