We are using this site to post about our experience traveling through the Caucasus and any Caucasus-related items of interest including books, recordings, news, found items and artifacts. We are planning on taking trips primarily around Georgia with a few visits to Armenia and Azerbaijan. We will be teaching English in Georgia’s public schools through a program called “Teach and Learn with Georgia.
Ben Wheeler is a musician, composer, and teacher. He has traveled to Russia, Bulgaria, Serbia, and Hungary to record musicians and buy beat-up guitars. His solo work is here: Benwheeler.bandcamp.com and his band’s music is here: Arpeggiator.bandcamp.com
Anna Harbaugh is a writer and Russian history enthusiast. She has lived in Israel and Russia. Her interests include Soviet intellectuals and their relationship to power and interpretations and uses of ethnicity in the former USSR. She likes books by Jewish Chicagoans.