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Doheny Memorial Library
3550 Trousdale Parkway Los Angeles CA-South 90089 USA
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Armenian Genocide Survivor Testimonies and the Evolution of Their Use
Monday, October 16, 2017 2:15 PM- 3:45 PM

Co-sponsored by USC Shoah Foundation Center for Advanced Genocide Research and the USC Institute of Armenian Studies Boris Adjemian is a historian and the director of AGBU Nubar Library (Paris). He is also the editor-in-chief of the bilingual academic journal Études arméniennes contemporaines (http://eac.revues.org/) and member of the editorial committee of Vingtième Siècle: Revue d’histoire. He defended his PhD in 2011 at École des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales and Università degli Studi di Napoli. His first book, entitled La fanfare du négus: les Arméniens en Éthiopie (19e-20e siècles), was published by Éditions de l’EHESS in 2013. His researches are focusing on diasporas, history of migrations and mass violence memories. With Alexandra Garbarini, he also published Le témoignage des victimes dans la connaissance des violences de masse/Victim Testimony and Understanding Mass Violence (special issue of Études arméniennes contemporaines, no. 5, June 2015, 244 p., http://eac.revues.org/723).