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For six decades, NAASR has led the movement to create and strengthen Armenian Studies in the United States by supporting university programs, scholars, public lectures, and research in NAASR's rare book Mardigian Library.

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Upcoming & Recent Events

  • Sebouh Aslanian, "From Nakhijevan to the Netherlands: Thomas Vardapet of Vanand and Armenian Printing in Amsterdam, 1677-1708"

    Sunday, June 4, 7:00 p.m.

    Ararat-Eskijian Museum, Mission Hills, CA

    Co-sponsored by the Ararat-Eskijian Museum and NAASR.

    Click here to view flyer.

  • NAASR Genealogy Workshop

    Starting Thursday, June 22, 2017, 7:00 p.m.- 8:30 p.m.

    Subsequent meetings on Thursdays June 29, July 13, and July 20 (there will be no meeting on Thursday, July 6)

    NAASR Center, 395 Concord Ave., Belmont, MA


    Join the discussions led by George Aghjayan, NAASR Board Member, researcher on Armenian demographics and population records in the Ottoman Empire, and co-organizer of the 2016 and 2017 Armenian Genealogy Conferences in Watertown, MA, and Dearborn, MI.

    Contact NAASR at 617-489-1610 or hq@naasr.org to register.

    Registration (per session or for all four) is required for all attendees.

    For more information view flyer.

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