Historian Ruth Thomasian to Deliver Armenian Lecture at Sage

April 4, 2014 at 2:27 pm

Troy, NY – The Sage Colleges will host its annual Armenian Lecture on Thursday, April 10.

Historian Ruth Thomasian and Sage history professor Harvey Strum, Ph.D. will lead a discussion about “Preserving Community Memory.” Thomasian is founder and executive director of Project SAVE of the Armenian Photograph Archives, and Strum has researched and organized Capital Region public history programs on the local Jewish community.  The talk will be moderated by Sage professor of modern international history and politics Steven Leibo, Ph.D. who is also an international affairs commentator for WAMC Northeast Public Radio.

The lecture is free and open to the public and begins at 7:30 p.m. in Bush Memorial Center.

For a full listing of upcoming events at The Sage Colleges visit sage.edu/arts-lectures/ .

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