Wilson Center Experts

Jane Gary Harris

Short-Term Grant
Kennan Institute

Expertise:
Russia and Eurasia
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Russia
Affiliation:
Professor, Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures, University of Pittsburgh
Wilson Center Project(s):
Scholar Writer and Witness: An Intelelctual Biography of Lydia Yakovlevna Ginzburg
Term:
May 01, 1996
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May 01, 1996

Project Summary

preliminary research necessary to apply for a larger research grant to use the libraries and archives in the Russian Federation pertaining to Lydia Ginzburg and the Petrograd/Leningrad State Institute of the History of the Arts Ginzburg’s writing, role as a prominent woman scholar and formidable representative of the Leningrad intelligentsia and her assessment of the Russian intelligentsia from the 1920s through the 1980s