Wilson Center Experts

Sally Kux

Short-Term Grant
Kennan Institute

Russia and Eurasia
Deputy Director, US Department of State
Wilson Center Project(s):
The Anecdote in Early Nineteenth-Century Russia: On the Boundary of Life and Literature
Dec 01, 1992
Dec 01, 1992

Project Summary

This project connects the literary anecdote to Russian history, determining the context of history and how history is written. The anecdote is particularly apt at conveying a way of life at a particular historical time.