Sean Pollock

Sean
Pollock

Associate Professor, Wright State University

Center Associate
Expertise
comparative empires
Current Project
Russia's Muslims: A History
Foreign Language

Education

Ph.D.
, History
, Harvard University
Selected Publications

“Friend and Foe: Religious Toleration in Northern Caucasia in the Age of Catherine the Great” Princeton Papers: Interdisciplinary Journal of Middle Eastern Studies, XVII (2016): 25-61. [Reissued in Michael A. Reynolds, ed., Constellations of the Caucasus: Empires, Peoples, and Faiths (Princeton: Markus Wiener, 2016)]

“‘Ty pokazal, kak russkomu dolzhno umirat’ za Rus’’: Kniaz’ Petr Ivanovich Bagration i stanovlenie russkogo natsional’nogo geroi,” in Denis Sdvizhkov (in collaboration with Guido Hausmann), ed., Posle grozy: 1812 god v istoricheskoi pamiati Rossii i Evropy (Moscow: Kuchkovo Pole, 2015), pp. 23-45.

“‘Thus We Shall Have Their Loyalty and They Our Favor’: Diplomatic Hostage-Taking (amanatstvo) and Russian Empire in Caucasia,” in Brian J. Boeck, Russell Martin, and Daniel Rowland, eds., Dubitando: Studies in History and Culture in Honor of Donald Ostrowski (Bloomington: Slavic Publishers, 2012), pp. 139-163.

“‘As One Russian to Another’: Prince Petr Ivanovich Bagration’s Assimilation of Russian Ways,” Ab Imperio: Studies of New Imperial History and Nationalism in the Post-Soviet Space, no. 4 (2010): 113-142.

“Historians and Their Sources: Discourses of Empire and Islam in Eurasian Archives,” Ab Imperio: Studies of New Imperial History and Nationalism in the Post-Soviet Space, no. 4 (2008): 234-252.