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Upcoming & Recent Events

  • Launch of Kevork Buyukhagopian’s History of Istanbul Armenians' Educational Life & Academic Establishments

    Wednesday, April 26, at 8:00 p.m.

    Organization of Istanbul Armenins (OIA) Center, 19726 Sherman Way, Winnetka, CA

    Co-sponsored by Armenian Writers’ Society, Ararat-Eskijian Museum, Tekeyan Cultural Association, Hamazkayin Armenian Cultural and Educational Association, Nor Serount Cultural Association, Mashdots College, and NAASR. 

    Click here to view flyer.

  • Screening of the documentary Children of Vank and discussion

    Wednesday, April 26, 7:45 p.m.

    Hamilton 717, Columbia University
    1130 Amsterdam Ave, New York, NY
    Screening of the documentary Children of Vank and discussion with filmmaker Nezahat Gündoğan, Eylem Delikanli, George Aghjayan, and moderated by Khatchig Mouradian.

    Co-sponsored by the Armenian Center at Columbia University, Research Institute on Turkey, and the National Association for Armenian Studies and Research (NAASR) / Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation Lecture Series on Contemporary Armenian Issues.

Learn about research grant opportunities from NAASR and the Knights of Vartan Fund for Armenian Studies.

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