Wilson Center Experts

David C Montgomery

Short-Term Grant
Kennan Institute

Expertise:
Russia and Eurasia
;
Uzbekistan
Affiliation:
Professor (retired), Brigham Young University
Wilson Center Project(s):
Role of Uzbek Community in the Modernization of Soviet Uzbekistan
Term:
Mar 01, 1978
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Aug 01, 1978

Project Summary

A look at Soviet publications about Uzbekistans, primarily from newspapers and journals, in order to discern the role of the Uzbek literary community in the modernization of Soviet Uzbekistan. Primarily focuses on the life and works of Hamid Alimjan, who was chairman of the Union of Socialist Writers of Uzbekistan from 1939 to 1944.