<< Week of April 14 >>

Saturday, April 20, 2019

Debating the Origins, Development, and Impact of the Armenian Genocide (1850s-1938)

Conference/Symposium | April 20 | 9:45 a.m.-5 p.m. | 370 Dwinelle Hall

 Taner Akcam, Clark University; Stephan Astourian, UC Berkeley; Hamit Bozarslan, Ecole des hautes études en sciences sociales, Paris; Etienne Copeaux, Retired Historian, Paris; Raymond Kévorkian, Emeritus, Université Paris 8 : Vincennes-Saint-Denis; Hans-Lukas Kieser, University of Newcastle, Australia, and University of Zürich; Mehmet Polatel, 2018-2019 Manoogian Post-doctoral fellow, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor; Ronald Suny, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

 Institute of Slavic, East European, and Eurasian Studies (ISEEES), Armenian Studies Program

The unusually broad focus of this conference aims at assessing various historiographical aspects of the Armenian Genocide and its aftermath. Some of the issues that deserve to be discussed include, among others, the following:
-The Tanzimat reforms and ethnoreligious polarization.
-The continuity or discontinuity between the Armenian Genocide and the cases of mass violence that preceded it,...   More >

Naturally Dyed Eggs: Morning Session

Workshop | April 20 | 10-11 a.m. |  UC Botanical Garden

 Botanical Garden

This hands-on workshop will introduce children to the joy of natural dyes while they make their own patterns on eggs with brilliant plant-based colors. Price includes 4 eggs per participant. Two session times available.

$18 Adult, $18 Child, $15 Member Adult, $15 Member Child

  Register online or by calling 510-664-9841, or by emailing gardenprograms@berkeley.edu

FULL: Naturally Dyed Eggs: Afternoon Session

Workshop | April 20 | 12:30-1:30 p.m. |  UC Botanical Garden

 Botanical Garden

This hands-on workshop will introduce children to the joy of natural dyes while they make their own patterns on eggs with brilliant plant-based colors. Price includes 4 eggs per participant. Two session times available.

$18 Adult, $18 Child, $15 Member Adult, $15 Member Child

 THIS CLASS IS FULL.