Haidostian Annual Lectures

The Dr. Berj Haidostian Annual Distinguished lectureship was established by the family of the late Dr. Berj Haidostian, a prominent and devoted physician in Michigan; the annual lecturer is selected jointly by the Armenian studies faculty and the Haidostian family from among internationally recognized experts on Armenia and Armenians. The Haidostian family has a long and continuing relationship with the University and the Armenian Studies Program.

Haidostian audience

2014 Dr. Berj. H. Haidostian Annual Distinguished Lecture

Marie-Aude Baronian, Manoogian Visiting Scholar

2013 Dr. Berj. H. Haidostian Annual Distinguished Lecture

Eric Bogosian, playwright, novelist, and actor

2012 Dr. Berj. H. Haidostian Annual Distinguished Lecture

Atom Egoyan, writer, international filmmaker, and director

2011 Dr. Berj. H. Haidostian Annual Distinguished Lecture

Fiona Hill, Director of the Center on the United States and Europe, Brookings Institution

2009 Dr. Berj. H. Haidostian Annual Distinguished Lecture

Thomas de Waal, journalist and author

2008 Dr. Berj. H. Haidostian Annual Distinguished Lecture

GĂ©rard Chaliand, scholar and author