Multimedia

 

2014-15

Nov 19 ASP Lecture. “The Legacy of Time, The Time of Bequest: Armenian Afterlives in a Kurdish Diyarbakir.”  Serap Ruken Sengul, Manoogian Simone Foundation Post-doctoral Fellow, U-M. video

Oct 15 ASP Lecture. “The Ever-Wandering Stranger: Community Formation and Cosmopolitan Poetics in Middle Armenian Literature.” Michael Pifer, Manoogian Simone Foundation Post-doctoral Fellow, U-M. video

2013-14

Apr 9 ASP Lecture. “Mass Violence from the Balkans to Anatolia into the Caucasus, 1912-23.” Ugur Ümit Üngör, assistant professor of history, Utrecht University. video

Mar 12 Haidostian Annual Distinguished Lecture. “Missing Images: Textures of Memory in Diaspora.” Marie Baronian, Manoogian Visiting Fellow, U-M. video

Feb 12 ASP Lecture. “Reconstructing the Nation and Debating Armenian-Turkish Relations in the Aftermath of WWI.” Vahé Tachjian, chief editor, Houshamadyan Project. video

Jan 15 ASP Lecture. “Drawing Borders, or Creating Conflicts in the Caucasus?” Arsene Saparov, lecturer in history, U-M. video

Dec 18 ASP Lecture. “Between Religious and Secular: Impact of the 1908 Revolution on Religious Politics in the Ottoman Empire.” Bedross Der Matossian, assistant professor of history, University of Nebraska–Lincoln. video

Nov 20 ASP Lecture. “Physical Expressions of Winning Hearts and Minds: Body Politics of the American Missionaries and Armenians of ‘Asiatic Turkey’.” Nazan Maksudyan, assistant professor of sociology, Istanbul Kemerburgaz University. video

Oct 9 ASP Lecture. “Łewond’s Arab Incursions into Armenia and the Historiography of Arab Armīniya (8–9th Century).” Alison Vacca, Manoogian Post-doctoral Fellow, U-M. video

Sep 11 ASP Lecture. “Genealogical, Religious, and Legal Conversions: Claiming Armenianness in Turkey.” Ceren Ozgul, Manoogian Post-doctoral Fellow, U-M. video

2012-13

Feb 20 ASP Lecture. “Women, War, and Social Change in Armenia during the Mongol Domination.” Zara Pogossian, History, John Cabot University. video

Jan 16 ASP Lecture. “‘Protecting the Innocent’: Humanitarian Child Transfer in the Aftermath of the Adana Massacres (1909).” Melanie Tanielian, History, U-M. video

Dec 12 ASP Lecture. “Re-reading the Crusades: Armenian Sources.” Tamar Boyadjian, UCLA. audio | video

Nov 7 ASP Lecture.“Modernity and Genocide: The Armenian, Rwandan, and the Darfuran Cases.” Bedross Der Matossian, University of Nebraska-Lincoln. audio | video

Oct 10 ASP Lecture.The Language of One, The Script of the Other: Early Armeno-Turkish Novels and Ottoman/Turkish Literary Historiography. Murat Cankara, Manoogian Foundation Post-doctoral Fellow, U-M. audio | video

Sep 19 ASP Lecture. "A Predicament Beyond Rights: Becoming a Residual Armenian in Turkish Anatolia." Hakem Al-Rustom, Manoogian Foundation Post-doctoral Fellow, U-M. Audio | Video (35 min excerpt of the lecture)

2011-12

Mar 27 ASP Lecture.Why Autonomy? The Making of Nagorno-Karabakh 1918-1925.Arseni Saparov, Manoogian Foundation Post-doctoral Fellow, U-M. Video

Mar 19 Berj H. Haidostian  Annual Distinguished Lecture.“Ararat-Ten Years After.” Atom Egoyan, writer, international filmmaker, director.  Video | YouTube video (not available in all areas)

Mar 13 ASP Lecture. “Charents and Revolution,” Azat Yeghiazaryan, Professor. (Yerevan). Video

Feb 14 ASP Lecture.Gregory of Narek and the Narekian Fathers: The Mystery of Love from the Commentary of Song of Songs to the Book of Lamentations,” Levon Petrosyan, Manoogian Foundation Post-doctoral Fellow, U-M.  Video

Jan 31 ASP Lecture.Azerbaijan: 20 Years of Independence,” Hikmet Hadjy-Zadeh, Reagan Fascell Democracy fellow,  former vice-premier of Azerbaijan and director of FAR Center for Political Research. Video

Dec 6 ASP Lecture.“The New Turkey and the Issue of Genocide:  Armenians in a Progressive Imagination." Ron Suny, Charles Tilly Collegiate Professor of Social and Political History. Video

Nov 22 ASP Lecture. "From Historian to Accidental Diplomat: The Writing of History Before & After Participating in its Making," Gerard Libaridian, Alex Manoogian Visiting Professor of Modern Armenian History. Video

Oct 25 ASP Lecture."The British Imperial Ethos: Britain & Transcuacasia, 1917-1920." Artin Arslanian, professor, Marist College. Video

Oct 15 Symposium. “Armenia in World History, the World in Armenian History.” Video

Oct 14 Armenian Films and Lecture. "A View of Armenian Cinema." Artsvi Bakhchinyan, Manoogian Simone Foundation Visiting Scholar. Video

Oct 14 ASP Event.“Armenian Studies & the Libraries of the University of Michigan.Video

2010-11

Mar 21 Dr. Berj H. Haidostian Annual Distinguished Lecture. "Looking Beyond the 'Reset':U.S.- Russian Relations and Their Implications for the Caucasus." Fiona Hill, Senior Fellow & Director, Center on the US & Europe, The Brookings Institution. Co-sponsor: Center for Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies. Video

Mar 14 ASP Lecture. "The Comtemporary Historical Novel in Armenia." Vahram Danielyan, Manoogian Simone Foundation Post-doctoral Fellow, U-M. Video

Feb 7 ASP Lecture. "Revolutionaries after the Revolution: Politics under the Ottoman Constitution." Dikran Kaligian, historian and managing editor, Armenian Review. Video

Jan 24 ASP Lecture. "German Peneration into the Ottoman Empire through Baghdad Railway." Eyyep Murat Ozyuksel, Manoogian Simone Foundation Visiting Scholar, U-M. Video

Jan 10 ASP Lecture. "The Caucasus: Old Conflict and New Geopolitical Design." Sergey Markedonov, Visiting Fellow, Center for Strategic and International Studies Russia and Eurasia Program. Video

Dec 6 ASP Lecture. "And Then a Hero Comes Along: Istanbulite Armenian Re-fashioning Turkishness, 1918-1923." Lerna Ekmekcioglu, Alex and Marie Manoogian Foundation Post-doctoral Fellow. Video

Nov 15 ASP Lecture. "Cultivating Nationhood in Imperial Russia: The Periodical Press and the Formation of a Modern Armenian Identity." Lisa Khachaturian, author. Video

Nov 1 ASP Lecture. "A Mixed-Methods Study of Technology Adoption in the Republic of Armenia: Why Mobile Phones but Not Personal Computers and Internet?" Katy Pearce, doctoral candidate in Communication, University of California, Santa Barbara. Video

Oct 11 ASP Lecture. "Arshile Gorky: Identity, Genocide, and the Making of Modern Armenia." Kim Theriault, Assistant Professor of Art History, Theory, and Criticism, Dominican University. Video

Sep 27 ASP Lecture. "Deep Mountain: Why Don't Turks Feel Anything?" Ece Temelkuran, journalist and author. Video

2009-10

Mar 29 Research discussion. Anna Martirosyan, Manoogian Simone Foundation Pre-doctoral Fellow. Video

Mar 19 "Third Party Intervention in Armenian History and Turkish / Armenian Relations." Colloquium presenters include Arman Grigoryan, Gerard Libaridian, Andranik Migranyan, Michael Reynolds, and Ronald Suny. Video

Feb 10 "'Foreign Confessions' in Foreign Contexts: Religion Across the Border of the Russian Empire."  Paul Werth, Associate Professor of History, University of Nevada. Sponsored by the Center for Russian and East European Studies. Video

Jan 25 "Perspectives on the Origin of Armenian Language and Culture." Hrach Martirosyan, Manoogian Simone Foundation Post-doctoral Fellow, U-M. Video

Jan 11 "War, Fears of Minorities, and Genocide." Arman Grigoryan, Manoogian Simone Foundation Post-doctoral Fellow, U-M. Video

Dec 7 "Studying the Armenian Diaspora." Roundtable discussion with Susan Pattie, Lucila Tossounian, Sarah Mekdjian, and others. Video

Nov 23 "A Critical Reading of the Elite/Mass Model to Understand the Structure of the Armenian Diaspora." Sarah Mekdjian, Manoogian Simone Foundation Post-doctoral Fellow, U-M. Video

Nov 18 "Food, Culture, and Identity: An Illustrated Talk about Armenian Food Traditions." Susan Pattie, Manoogian Simone Foundation Visiting Scholar, U-M. Video

Nov 9 "The Armenians in Argentina." Lucila Tossounian, Manoogian Simone Foundation Pre-doctoral Visiting Researcher, U-M. Video

Oct 26 "Imagining Homelands: Poetry and Performance Among Cypriot Armenians." Susan Pattie, Manoogian Simone Foundation Visiting Scholar, U-M. Video

Oct 23 "Historic Achievement or Historic Blunder? The Armenia-Turkey Protocols." Panel Discussion. Video

Oct 12 Haidostian Annual Distinguished Lecture. "The Phantom of Unity: The Failure of Regional Cooperation in the Caucasus." Thomas de Waal, journalist and author.  Video