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Armenia


July 28, 2021

What Remains: Landscape and method in post-quake Gyumri

By Evangeline McGlynn, PhD candidate in Geography at the University of California Berkeley and ARISC

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September 6, 2019

Imaging and Imagining Avarayr: Visualizing Armenian History in Early Modern Vaspurakan

Speaker: Erin Piñon, Department of Art & Archaeology at Princeton University Date & Time: September

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August 27, 2019

Social Justice Activism in the United States

Speaker:  Sarah McNamara, Assistant Professor of History at Texas A&M UniversityDate & Time: August 27,

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July 31, 2019

“Roses remind me of Aleppo”: Memories, Strategies, and Aspirations of Ethnic Armenian Women from Syria in Yerevan, Armenia

Speaker:  Anahid Matossian, M.S., Ph.D. Candidate, Department of Anthropology, University of Kentucky Date & Time:

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July 29, 2019

Rapid soil assessment through the application of a portable visible/near-infrared spectrometer in Armenia: Current State of the Art

Speaker: Dr. Scott Demyan, Assistant professor at the School of Environment and Natural Resources, The

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July 1, 2019

Workshop: Going Beyond Grades: Classroom Assessment Techniques (CAT) in Assessing Learning Progress

An important component of teaching is being able to determine whether students are learning and

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June 21, 2019

Workshop: Visualizing, Analyzing & Sharing Your Geospatial Data with ArcGIS Online

Speaker: Dr. Diana Ter-Ghazaryan, Department of Geography, University of MiamiDate & Time: June 21, 10:00-15:00Location:

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June 6, 2019

Digitizing and Revisiting the Works of Oskar Schmerling (1863-1938)

Oskar Schmerling (1863-1938) was an artist from Tbilisi, Georgia, who played a decisive role in the development of nationalist discourses in the South Caucasus in the final years of the Russian Empire. As an outsider to the region’s major ethnic groups, he was in a unique position to move with ease between them, and this paved the way for a prolific career publishing caricatures and political cartoons in the Armenian, Azerbaijani, Georgian, and Russian press

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May 29, 2019

Research Methods in Health Care

Speaker: Dr. Hamlet GasoyanDoctoral Fellow, Department of Health Services Administration and Policy,College of Public Health,

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Azerbaijan


May 24, 2021

The Challenges and Rewards of Literary Translation

ARISC Online Workshop By Dr. Anna Oldfield, Coastal Carolina University Dates: May 24, 25, 26

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August 31, 2019

ARISC Fellow’s talk in Baku: Biological Histories of the Late Iron Age in the Talysh Mountains

by Selin Nugent, University of Oxford and ARISC Fellow

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May 23, 2019

Memories Don’t Burn: Soviet Censorship and the Azerbaijani Bard

American Research Institute of the South Caucasus in cooperation with Azerbaijan State Culture and Art

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Georgia


July 30, 2021

The Georgian Sacred Chant Revival in Imperial Context, 1860-1917

By Dr. Rebecca Mitchell, Middlebury College and ARISC Fellow  July 30, 2021, at 5:00-6:30 PM

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July 28, 2021

Religious Culture of Armenian Catholics

By Sose Grigoryan, ARISC Fellow, Ph.D. Candidate, Institute of Archaeology and Ethnology, National Academy of

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July 26, 2021

Territorial Autonomy as Conflict Management Strategy in Georgia, 2003 to present

By Dr. Edward C. Holland, University of Arkansas and ARISC Fellow   Date: July 26,

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July 23, 2021

A Political Ecology of Emotion and Displacement in Georgia’s Abandoned Soviet Spas

Dr. Ariel Otruba, Moravian University in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania   July 23, 2021 at 6:00-7:30 PM

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Deadline: 06/04/2021

June 14, 2021

CfP for 2-Day Workshop on Research Design in the Social Sciences

Dr. Eteri Tsintsadze-Maass Old Dominion University June 14-15, 2021 at 6:00-8:00 PM Tbilisi Time This

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Deadline: 06/04/2021

June 16, 2021

CfP for 2-Day Workshop on Research Methods in the Social Sciences

Dr. Richard Maass Old Dominion University June 16-17, 2021 at 6:00-8:00 PM Tbilisi Time  

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June 28, 2021

Cultural Studies in/and the Global South: Thinking and Organizing Around Race in the Periphery of the Anglophone Academy

Workshop for Doctoral Students in the Department of Anthropology, Ilia State University sponsored by the

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April 7, 2021

Virtual WiP: Hans Gutbrod on Ethics of Commemoration

CRRC, ARISC and American Councils are proud to present the 5th talk of the 2021

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WiP: Lika Tsuladze on “A Monocrat’s Hobby”

CRRC, ARISC and American Councils are proud to present the 5th talk of the 2021

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March 10, 2021

Virtual WiP: Florian Mühlfried on Spiritual Feudalism in Northeast Highland Georgia

CRRC, ARISC and American Councils are proud to present the 4th talk of the 2021

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February 24, 2021

Virtual WiP: Oliver Reisner on the Crisis in Georgian Historiography

CRRC, ARISC and American Councils are proud to present the 3rd talk of the 2021

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February 17, 2021

Virtual WiP: Cynthia Buckley on COVID-19 Vaccine Hesitancy in Georgia

CRRC, ARISC and American Councils are proud to present the 2nd talk of the 2021

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February 10, 2021

Virtual WiP: Naira Sahakyan on Islamic Reformism in Daghestan

CRRC, ARISC and American Councils are proud to present the 1st talk of the 2021

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February 24, 2021

Virtual WiP: “Under Ivane Javakhishvili’s Long Shadow: On Georgian Historiography Since 1991”

CRRC, ARISC and American Councils are proud to present the 3rd talk of the 2021

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February 17, 2021

Virtual WiP: “Correlates of COVID-19 Vaccine Hesitancy: Insights from Georgia”

Cynthia Buckley, University of Illinois Urbana ChampaignThe emergence of new vaccines to combat the global

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February 10, 2021

WiP: “Between Shattering Empires: The Patterns of Islamic Reformism in Daghestan”

Naira Sahakyan, Yerevan State University CRRC, ARISC and American Councils are proud to present the

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December 2, 2020

Virtual WiP: Is There a Post-Soviet Police Culture?

CRRC, ARISC and American Councils are proud to present the 8th talk of the 2020

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November 25, 2020

WiP: Book Launch – “Roses Down the Barrel of a Gun, Georgia: Love and Revolution”

CRRC, ARISC and American Councils, this week in partnership with Prospero’s Books, are proud to

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November 18, 2020

WiP: Imagining the Nation in Putin’s Russia

CRRC, ARISC and American Councils are proud to present the 6th talk of the 2020

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October 7, 2020

Virtual WiP: Grammatical Gender in Tsova-Tush

CRRC, ARISC and American Councils are proud to present the 4th talk of the 2020

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September 23, 2020

WiP: Tobacco Reform in Georgia: Is it working?

CRRC, ARISC and American Councils are proud to present the 3rd talk of the 2020

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September 9, 2020

WiP: Laurence Broers on Azerbaijani Geographies of Contested Space

CRRC, ARISC and American Councils are proud to present the 2nd talk of the 2020

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September 2, 2020

WiP: Power Struggles for Soviet Latvia, 1953-1962

CRRC, ARISC and American Councils are proud to present the 1st talk of the 2020

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July 22, 2020

Virtual WiP: Labor Migration and Educational Attainment in Kyrgyzstan

CRRC, ARISC and American Councils are proud to present the 16th and final session of

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July 15, 2020

Virtual WiP: Making a Special Edition on the Transcaucasian Federation

CRRC, ARISC and American Councils are proud to present the 15th session of the 2020

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July 8, 2020

Virtual WiP: “Imperial Sounds. The Beginnings of a National Choir Culture in Late Nineteenth-Century Tbilisi/Tiflis”

CRRC, ARISC and American Councils are proud to present the 14th session of the 2020

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July 1, 2020

Virtual WiP: Roundtable on Getting your Article Published

CRRC, ARISC and American Councils are proud to present the 13th session of the 2020

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June 17, 2020

Virtual WiP: Caucasus in the Russian Revolution and Civil War

CRRC, ARISC and American Councils are proud to present the 12th talk of the 2020

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June 3, 2020

WiP: Policing in Tsarist Turkestan

CRRC, ARISC and American Councils are proud to present the 11th talk of the 2020

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May 27, 2020

WiP: Thomas Wier on Obscenities in Caucasian Languages

CRRC, ARISC and American Councils are proud to present the 10th talk of the 2020

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May 13, 2020

WiP 10th Anniversary Keynote – Prof. Stephen Jones

CRRC, ARISC and American Councils are proud to present the 10th Anniversary keynote speech of

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May 6, 2020

Virtual WiP: Social License to Operate in Georgia

CRRC, ARISC and American Councils are proud to present the 8th talk of the 2020

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April 29, 2020

Virtual WiP: The British in Circassia

CRRC, ARISC and American Councils are proud to present the 7th talk of the 2020

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April 8, 2020

Virtual WiP: Conflict-related disappearances in Caucasus

CRRC, ARISC and American Councils are proud to present the 6th talk of the 2020

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April 1, 2020

Virtual WiP: Is Georgian Party Competition Programmatic

CRRC, ARISC and American Councils are proud to present the 5th talk of the 2020

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March 25, 2020

Virtual WiP: Shaping Healthcare Attitudes in the EU

CRRC, ARISC and American Councils are proud to present the 4th talk of the 2020

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March 18, 2020

Virtual WiP: Hans Gutbrod – Polling Data and Political Vision

CRRC, ARISC and American Councils are proud to present the 3rd talk of the 2020

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March 11, 2020

WiP: Online Markets for Illicit Drugs in Georgia

CRRC, ARISC and American Councils are proud to present the 2nd talk of the 2020

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March 4, 2020

WiP: Contextualizing the Stalinist Perpetrators

CRRC, ARISC and American Councils are proud to present the opening of the 2020 Spring

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December 11, 2019

WiP: Georgian and Abkhazian Victimization Narratives

CRRC, ARISC and American Councils are proud to present the 8th talk of the Fall

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Networking Calls

ARISC is organizing teleconferenced networking sessions for scholars of the South Caucasus from around the world. These networking sessions are an informal way for scholars in all stages of their careers to meet and connect with one another on topics of mutual interest and have a chance to discuss issues relevant to their research. Sessions are devoted to broad topics. Attendees begin the session by introducing themselves, the topics of their research interests, and what they hope to discuss with the group during the session. A moderator will lead each discussion.

“Gender Successes and Gender Struggles: Including Gender Dimension into Teaching” with Dr. Joanna Regulska
Thursday, April 11, 2019 from 10:30am – 11:30am EDT (New York time)

“Social Media Use in Academia” with Dr. Ian Lindsay
Tuesday, May 14, 2019 from 11:00am – 12:00pm EDT (New York time)

“Women and Gender in Armenian Studies” with Dr. Houri Berberian
Thursday, June 13, 2019 from 11:00am – 12:00pm EDT (New York time)

Space is limited! Interested participants can reserve their space by emailing info@arisc.org. Please include the title of the session you are interested in attending, your name, contact information, and research interests in the email. Please include a note about what you would like to discuss with the group during the call. Additional information about meeting URL, login, and other details about joining the discussion will be sent in a confirmation email. Participants will need a computer/mobile device with internet connection, speakers/earphones, and microphone. Cameras are optional.

Sessions are free and open to all.

ARISC does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, physical or mental disability, medical condition, ancestry, marital status, age, sexual orientation, or status as a covered veteran.

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USA


May 7, 2021

2021 ARISC Alt-Academic Professional Development Forum

DATE: Friday, May 7, 2021TIME: 9am PDT/11am CDT/12pm EDT/5pm BST/8pm South Caucasus The American Research

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August 7, 2020

ARISC Panel: Accessing Materials in Libraries and Archives in the Time of COVID-19

DATE: Friday, August 7, 2020 TIME: 9am PDT/11am CDT/12pm EDT/5pm BST/8pm South Caucasus Many library

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July 29, 2020

Roundtable: Research in the South Caucasus in the Time of COVID-19 & Beyond

Wednesday, July 29, 20208pm South Caucasus/ 12pm eastern US/ 11am central US The COVID-19 global

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June 18, 2019

Teaching the South Caucasus: A Workshop for College and University Educators

June 18-21, 2019University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Preliminary Schedule The American Research Institute of the

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April 13, 2019

The South Caucasus Region: Crossroads of Societies & Polities. An Assessment of Research Perspectives in Post-Soviet Times

Saturday, April 13, 20191.00 – 4.15pm17 Apache room Chairs: Alvaro Higueras, David Berikashvili and Isabelle

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