Jelizaveta Hristokina, M.A.

05.05.2024 - 06.06.2024


Scholarship holder

financed by the University of Tallinn

Research topic at the GWZO:
The image of Estonians in the Russian Empire in the second half of the 19th and the beginning of the 20th century: ethnographic descriptions, maps and pictures.


Tallinn University, Estonia

Research regions

  • Russian Empire
  • Estonia

Research focuses

  • Imagination and representation
  • Knowledge production
  • Ethnographic stereotypes
  • Nationalism

Publications (selection)

Hristokina, Jelizaveta. 18. sajandi lõpu balti-sakslaste loodud eestlaste etnograafilised stereotüübid 19. sajandi lõpu teadusliku vene rahvusluse diskursuses (Ethnographic stereo-types of Estonians created by Baltic Germans at the end of the 18th century in the discourse of scientific Russian nationalism at the end of 19th century). Master’s thesis. Tallinn: Tallinna Ülikool, 2022, 83 p.