October 29-30: Conference on Modern Armenian History (co-sponsored by Harvard’s Dept. of Near Eastern Languages and Literatures and the Center for Middle Eastern Studies) with S. A. Essefian, Manoog S. Young, Alice O. Kasparian, Martin H. Halabian, James Etmekjian, Walter C. Bandazian, Richard G. Hovannisian, John P. Richardson, Joseph L. Grabill, Thomas A. Bryson, Vahakn. N. Dadrian, Edward Minasian, Robert Mirak, Jack Danielian, Winifred E. Morgan, A. O. Sarkissian, Aram Tolegian, Onnik Keshishian, Karlen Mooradian, Arra S. Avakian.
November 20: Illustrated lecture by Prof. John Carswell on “The Armenian Community of New Julfa and Its Churches and Historical Shrines” at Harvard. Read the press release.December 10: Reception for Prof. Muhsin Sayyid Mahdi, Director of Harvard Center for Middle Eastern Studies, at NAASR Headquarters. Read the press release.