NEW PERSPECTIVES ON THE SHOOTING OF TALAAT PASHA IN BERLIN 1921: AFTER 100 YEARS

Armenian Film Foundation NAASR Operation Nemesis

Monday, March 15, 2021 at 2pm Eastern / 11am Pacific
On Zoom and NAASR's YouTube channel Armenian Studies. 

PRESENTERS
ERIC BOGOSIAN, author of Operation Nemesis: The Assassination Plot that Avenged the Armenian Genocide
CARLA GARAPEDIAN, director of Screamers
STEFAN IHRIG, author of Justifying Genocide: Germany and the Armenians from Bismarck to Hitler
PHILIPPE SANDS, author of East West Street: On the Origins of “Genocide” and “Crimes Against Humanity”

VIDEO MESSAGE
EDWARD ALEXANDER, author of A Crime of Vengeance: An Armenian Struggle for Justice

MODERATOR: MARC A. MAMIGONIAN, Director of Academic Affairs, NAASR

On March 15, 1921, Soghomon Tehlirian shot and killed former Ottoman Grand Vizier and principal architect of the Armenian Genocide Talaat Pasha in Berlin, as part of a larger effort to exact justice for the destruction of the Armenian people by the Ottoman government. The killing and the trial that followed it drew the attention of the world, and its repercussions continue to resonate a century later.

CO-SPONSORS
Armenian Film Foundation
National Association for Armenian Studies and Research (NAASR)


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