About the Exhibit
This exhibit, which was organized by Quinn Byington and William McClelland under the mentorship of Zachary Quint and sponsored by the Michigan Library Scholars program at the University of Michigan Library, is an introductory resource for those interested in learning more about the Greek War of Independence, 19th century European international politics, and/or the origins of nationalism and the modern nation-state. Many of the resources used are accessible to University of Michigan affiliates through the U-M Library. From those resources, we have created an overview of the Greek War of Independence that primarily focuses on the international influences on Greek revolutionary ideology as well as the various European and American responses to the revolution at its outset.
This exhibit was curated by William McClelland and Quinn Byington, with Zachary Quint as mentor. Thank you to Stephanie Rosen and Heidi Burkhardt for their assistance in accessibility, Maura Seale for her help in finding historical resources, and Timothy Utter for his help finding maps and map databases. Exhibition assistance was also provided by Caitlin Pollock. William Stroebel and Hakki Erdem Cipa helped to provide Modern Greek and Ottoman Turkish transliterations and resources respectively. We would also like to thank all who took the time to provide informational workshops - Meghan Musolff, Craig Smith, and Edras Rodriguez-Torres. Finally, we would like to thank Gabriel Duque, Theresa Stanko, and the entire Michigan Library Scholars program for all their help making this exhibition possible.
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