Topic: NAASR

BELMONT, Mass. — The National Association for Armenian Studies and Research (NAASR) and the Ararat-Eskijian Museum present a lecture, “Armenians and Kurds in the Late Ottoman Empire: A Social History,” by Dr. Ümit Kurt on Sunday,[...]

WINCHESTER, Mass. — Jack Marshall Medzorian, the former Sbarabed of Ararat Lodge No. 1 in Boston, passed away on April 2, 2020 at the age of 93. Medzorian was born in Boston on November 15, 1926. He was the son of Marshall Hagop[...]

BELMONT, Mass. — Prof. Peter Balakian and Aram Arkun, in their latest collaboration, the translation of a manuscript by Bishop Krikor Balakian, The Ruins of Ani: A Journey to Armenia’s Medieval Capital and Its Legacy, are using[...]

BELMONT, Mass. — The National Association for Armenian Studies and Research (NAASR) announced this week the winners of the 2019 Dr. Sona Aronian Book Prizes for Excellence in Armenian Studies: Prof. Tamar M. Boyadjian for The City[...]

BELMONT, Mass. — An overflow crowd gathered on Thursday, February 13, at the National Association for Armenian Studies and Research (NAASR) Vartan Gregorian Building for a panel titled “The Armenian-American Press in Perspective: Its[...]

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. — A panel discussion titled “Bilingualism: Challenges and Benefits of Learning and Living in Multiple Worlds,” on Thursday, March 5, at 7:30 p.m. at Harvard University, Science Center, Auditorium A, 1 Oxford St. This[...]

BELMONT, Mass. — The Tekeyan Cultural Association Boston Chapter and the National Association for Armenian Studies and Research (NAASR) will  present a talk by Dr. Peter Balakian and Aram Arkun titled “The Ruins of Ani: From Sacred[...]

BELMONT, Mass. — The National Association for Armenian Studies and Research (NAASR) will host a panel discussion entitled “The Armenian-American Press in Perspective: Its Purposes, Challenges, and Future Prospects,” on Thursday,[...]

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. — Hate speech is protected in the US but there are in fact limits to free speech. Hate speech that incites violence is considered a crime. The tremendous growth in social media has complicated the situation. Social media[...]

BELMONT, Mass. — When Dr. Vartan Gregorian was here for the official grand opening of the new headquarters of the National Association for Armenians Studies and Research (NAASR) on November 1, which is named for him, he agreed to sit[...]