ANNUAL MEETING OF THE DIVISION OF ARMENOLOGY AND SOCIAL SCIENCES OF THE ARMENIAN NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SCIENCES

On March 25th, 2019, Yeghia Jerejian, who is the Lebanese-Armenian researcher and a longtime member of the Lebanese parliament, for his outstanding achievements in Armenology and especially in the history of the Armenian national-liberation movements was awarded the title of Honorary Doctor of the Armenian National Academy of Sciences at the annual meeting of the Division of Armenian Studies and Social Sciences.
 

JUBILEE SESSION DEDICATED TO THE 75th ANNIVERSARY OF THE INSTITUTE OF HISTORY, NAS OF RA

Anniversary events dedicated to the 75th anniversary of the Institute of History, NAS of RA took place on December 26-27, 2018.

On December 26, the 39th Scientific Session of the Young Researchers' Council kicked off on the 75th anniversary of the establishment of the Institute of History. Presentations were made by the staff of the Institute of History of NAS RA:  Hamo Sukiasyan, Gor Yeranyan, Mariam Grigoryan, Vahe Sargsyan, Harutyun Khudanyan, Liana Nazaryan, Gayane Ghazaryan, and Narine Harutyunyan.

HAKOBYAN VAHAGN «The Issues of History of Yerevan Khanate in the Second Half of the XVIII Century according to the Persian Documentaries of Matenadaran

Dissertation for the degree of the Doctor of History on the specialization of “Historiography, source study” 07.00.05

The defense of the dissertation will be held on May 7, 2019, 1400 at the session of the Specialized Council 004 on Armenian History of SCC RA by the Institute of History of the National Academy of Sciences of RA (0019, Yerevan, Marshal Baghramyan Ave 24/4).

HOVHANNISYAN EDUARD H. «THE ACTS OF THE CAUCASIAN ARCHAEOGRAPHIC COMMISSION» AS THE SOURCE OF THE STUDYING THE HISTORY OF ARTSAKH (KARABAKH)

Dissertation for the degree of the of Doctor of History on the specialization of “Historiography, source study” 07.00.05.

The defense of the dissertation will be held on May 7, 2019, at 1400 at the session of the Specialized Council 004 on Armenian History of SQC RA  by the Institute of History of the National Academy of Sciences of RA  (0019, RA, Yerevan, Marshal Baghramyan Ave. 24 /4).

HAKOBYAN ASTGHIK «THE IRANIAN-ARMENIAN COMMUNITY IN 1921-1945»

Dissertation for the degree of the Doctor of History on the specialization of "History of Armenia˝ 07.00.01

The defense of the dissertation will be held on April 19, 1400 at the session of the Specialized Council 004 on Armenian History of SQC RA by the Institute of History of the National Academy of Sciences of RA (0019, Yerevan, Marshal Baghramyan Avenue 24/4).

BADALYAN GEGHAM MIHRAN «THE EYALET (VILAYET) OF VAN IN 1548 – 1914 (HISTORICAL- GEOGRAPHICAL STUDY)»

Dissertation for the degree of Doctor of History օn the specialization of ‘‘History’’of Armenia’’ 07.00. 01

The defense of the dissertation will be held on April 16, 2019, 1400 at the seccion of the Specialized Council 004 on Armenian History of SQC RA by the Institute of History of the National Academy of Sciences of RA (0019, Yerevan, Marshal Baghramyan ave. 24/4).

MALEKYAN MEHR DERENIK KARO «THE ARMENIANS OF ATRPATAKAN BEGINNING FROM THE END OF THE XIX CENTURY TO THE ENTRY OF THE XX CENTURY»

Dissertation for degree of Doctor of Science (History), on the specialization of“ History of Armenia” 07.00.01.

The defense of the dissertation will be held on April 16, 2019, 1400 at the session of the Specialized Council 004 on Armenian History of SCC RA by the Institute of History of the National Academy of Sciences of RA (0019, Yerevan, Marshal Baghramyan Avenue 24/4).

ROUNDTABLE -DISCUSSION "Soviet Statehood: History and Modernity ".

On December 21, 2018 roundtable-discussion on the subject of “Soviet Statehood: History and Modernity» was held in Armenian State Pedagogical University named after Kh. Abovyan.  Dr. R. Mirzakhanyan, the rector of the hosting institute welcomed all the participants of the conference and had an introductory speech. During the conference the presentations were made by Dr. A. Lubkov, the rector of the Moscow State Pedagogical University, Academic.

Presentation of the Book

On December 14, 2018 the presentation of the new book “Satirical Press of Soviet Armenia in 1920s” written by Hamo Sukiasyan, Ph.D and Narine Yeranosyan, Ph.D, the researchers of the Institute of History, NAS of RA took place at the Yeghishe Charents House-Museum in Yerevan. The editor of the new book is Dr. Albert Kharatyan.

INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE “Innovative Approaches to the History of the First Republic of Armenia, 1918-1920”

The Society for Armenian Studies and the Armenian Communities Department of the Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, USA organized a conference on the 15th of November 2018 titled “Innovative Approaches to the History of the First Republic of Armenia, 1918-1920” at Hyat Grand Hotel in San Antonio, Texas. The conference consisted of two sessions, which started after opening remarks by the president of SAS, Prof. Bedross Der Matossian (University of Nebraska, Lincoln).

INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE IN MOSCOW

On November 10-11, 2018, the international conference on “Golden 5th Century of the Armenian Culture: The Achievements and Worldwide Value” was held in the Armenian temple complex of Moscow, Russia. The conference was organized by the Armenian Studies Center of the Holy Transfiguration Cathedral and Armenian Diocese of Nor Nakhichevan and Russia.

The International Conference Dedicated to the 100th Anniversary of the Armenian Republic in the French city Lyon was Held at a High Level

On November 9-10, 2018 the international conference under the title “The Eastern Front between Armenia and Levant after 100 years: War and Peace" organized on the initiative of well-known Diaspora-Armenian national-social figure Hilda Chopoyan was held in Lyon, France. The conference was attended by scientists from many countries (Prof. Richard Hovhannisyan, Raymond Gevorgyan, Claude Mutafyan, Yves Ternon, Fabrez Balans, Stepan Asturyan, Joseph Jacob, Gerard Dedeian and others).