Wilson Center Experts

Ulle Viiroja Holt

Short-Term Grant
Kennan Institute

Expertise:
Russia and Eurasia
;
France
Affiliation:
Ph.D. Candidate, Brown University
Wilson Center Project(s):
Style, Fashion, and Identity: The Ballets Russes in France from 1909 to 1914

Project Summary

ways that the Ballets Russes represented itself to the West through ballets that both glorified and demonized the East and the extent to which their carefully fashioned self-representation suggested Russian national identity or Russian national character Ballets Russes; Paris; influence of Russian artists on France