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Alex van Oss

On Ottomans, Turks, and Armenians

For more than a decade, I taught an area studies course at...

Rediscovering Lost Tales from the Caucasus

Folklore scholar David Hunt has assembled an anthology of stories that present...

Unraveling the Caucasus: Two New Books Examine a Region’s Complicated History

A good rule of thumb for the Caucasus is: “If you think...

Georgia: Looking Back at the Rose Revolution

In 1905, the Tbilisi painter Niko Pirosmani supposedly bought a million roses...

Saakashvili Seeks to Secure Long-Term US Commitment for Georgia's Democratization Process

It is abundantly clear that Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili, who is in...