“Reclaiming Lost Pasts - The Assyrian Community in Modern Times” Lecture Series

WhenNovember 24, 2020 06:00 PM - 07:30 PM
WhereChicago, IL
Contact InformationCenter for Middle Eastern Studies
DescriptionThis lecture is the first installment of the “Reclaiming Lost Pasts - The Assyrian Community in Modern Times” lecture series.

November 24, 2020: Alda Benjamen, “Reclaiming Lost Pasts - The Assyrian Community in Modern Times”

January 26, 2021: Charles Haberl, "The Fərmān of 1915: A Personal Account from Bequsyone (Turk. Alagöz)"

February 23, 2021: Laura Robson, "The Assyrian Experience and the Making of Minorities in the Post-Ottoman Middle East"

March 30, 2021: Orit Bashkin, "The poetry of Sargon Bulus"

April 27, 2021: Joseph Hermiz, "The United States v. Shmuil David (1924): Racializing Assyrians in post-World War I America"


The series is made possible through a generous donation from The Assyrian Universal Alliance Foundation (AUAF), Dr. John Michael, Dr. Ronald Michael, Dr. Edison Ishaya, Dr . Mark Mkrdichian, Mr. Robert Dekelaita, and Dr. Ebby Paul Jiddo.
CategoriesConferences/Lectures, Lectures
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