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Susan Pattie, "The Armenian Legionnaires: Sacrifice and Betrayal in World War I"

Thursday, November 29, 7:30 p.m. AGBU Center, 247 Mt. Auburn St., Watertown, MA. Dr. Pattie will be joined by volume contributor Varak Ketsemanian. Sponsored by the National Association for Armenian Studies and Research (NAASR). Click here to view flyer.

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Conference, "Hidden Treasures Unearthed: Armenian Arts and Culture of Eastern Europe"

Saturday, November 16-Sunday, November 17 UCLA, Royce Hall 314 Sponsored by the Narekatsi Chair in Armenian Studies at UCLA in Celebration of its 50th Anniversary. Co-sponsored by the JHM Charitable Foundation, Leibniz Institute for the History and Culture of Eastern Europe (GWZO), Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, UCLA Center for Near Eastern Studies, National Association for Armenian Studies and Research (NAASR), Ararat-Eskijian Museum, UCLA Center for 17th and 18th Century Studies, UCLA Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies. Click here to view program.

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Hans-Lukas Kieser, "Talaat Pasha: Father of Modern Turkey, Architect of Genocide"

Wednesday, November 14, 7:10 p.m. Columbia University, 301 Pupin Hall, 538 West 120th Street, New York, NY Moderated by Armenian Center chair Mark A. Momjian, Esq. Co-sponsored by the Columbia University Armenian Center, the National Association for Armenian Studies and Research (NAASR), the Columbia University Armenian Society, and the Research Institute on Turkey (RIT). Click here to view flyer.

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Screening of J. M. Hagopian's documentary Mandate for Armenia and Panel Discussion

Sunday, November 11, 2:00 p.m. UCLA, Bridges Theater Second Annual J. Michael Hagopian Film Discovery Series Program: Screening of Hagopian's documentary Mandate for Armenia (1987) and a panel including Carla Garapedian of the Armenian Film Foundation, Marc A. Mamigonian of NAASR, and Armen Baibourtian, newly appointed Armenian Consul General in Los Angeles, and with opening and closing words from S. Peter Cowe and Sebouh Aslanian. Presented by the Armenian Film Foundation and the National Association for Armenian Studies and Research (NAASR) with the co-sponsorship of the Richard G. Hovannisian Chair in Modern Armenian History and the Narekatsi Chair in Armenian...

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"Uncovering The Hidden Map of Historic Armenia" with Steven Sim and Ani Hovannisian

Saturday, November 10, 5:00 p.m. Ararat-Eskijian Museum–Sheen Chapel 15105 Mission Hills Road, Mission Hills, CA Co-sponsored by the Ararat-Eskijian Museum, Dr. Meher & Nina Babian, Hamazkayin Armenian Educational and Cultural Society (Western Region), the National Association for Armenian Studies and Research (NAASR) / Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation Series on Contemporary Armenian Issues, and Nor Serount Cultural Association. Click here to view flyer.

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