Wilson Center Experts

William Eric Pomeranz

Short-Term Grant
Kennan Institute

Expertise:
Russia and Eurasia
;
Russia
Affiliation:
Independent Scholar
Wilson Center Project(s):
Political Trials in Tsarist Russia
Term:
May 01, 1991
-
Jun 01, 1991

Project Summary

Examines political trails in Tsarist Russian between 1901-1914. Describes how the government, the defendents and the advocates all use the forum for their own political ends. Discusses how these trails drive a wedge between the people and the revolutionaries, thereby increasing support for the government.