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Svante Cornell – War in Georgia, Jitters All Around

Svante Cornell – War in Georgia, Jitters All Around

In this article, Svante Cornell argues that while the humanitarian consequences of the 2008 Russo-Georgian war do not compare with what transpired in Chechnya or Bosnia in the 1990s, the conflict… Read more »

David Marshall Lang – Landmarks in Georgian Literature

David Marshall Lang – Landmarks in Georgian Literature

An inaugural lecture delivered on 2 November 1965 by David Marshall Lang in School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London. Lang, D. M. (1966). Landmarks in Georgian Literature…. Read more »

Wendell Steavenson – Marching Through Georgia

Wendell Steavenson – Marching Through Georgia

The New Yorker profile of Mikheil Saakashvili by Wendell Steavenson (“Stories I Stole”). Steavenson, W. (2008). Marching Through Georgia. The New Yorker, 64-73. Download

Stephen F. Jones – Kakha Bendukidze and Georgia’s Failed Experiment

Stephen F. Jones – Kakha Bendukidze and Georgia’s Failed Experiment

Kakha Bendukidze died in November 2014 at the age of 58. Bendukidze directed the whirlwind of economic reform that characterised Georgia from 2004 to 2008-9. Jones, S. F. (2015). Kakha… Read more »

Robert D. Kaplan – Where Europe Vanishes

Robert D. Kaplan – Where Europe Vanishes

Civilizations have collided in the Caucasus Mountains since the dawn of history, and the region’s dozens of ethnic groups have been noted for “obstinacy and ferocity” since ancient times. Stalin… Read more »

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