Visiting Armenian studies professor gives final lecture April 17

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Visiting Armenian studies professor gives final lecture April 17

Dr. Yektan Türkyılmaz, Kazan Visiting Professor of Armenian Studies at Fresno State, will deliver a lecture called “(Re)-Evaluating the Decision-Making Processes in the Armenian Genocide” at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 17, at the University Business Center, Alice Peters Auditorium (Room 191) at Fresno State. He will present his latest research on genocide studies and the decisions of the Committee of Union and Progress in implementing the genocide. The presentation is part of the Spring Lecture Series of the Armenian Studies Program. Türkyılmaz was appointed the 14th Henry S. Khanzadian Kazan Visiting Professor in Armenian Studies for the spring 2018 semester. This is the third of three lectures Türkyılmaz will give during his time at Fresno State as a visiting professor. The lecture is free and open to the public. Free parking is available in lots P5 and P6 near the University Business Center. A parking code, 273825, must be used at a kiosk to receive the free permit. Read more about Türkyılmaz’s time at Fresno State on the Arts and Humanities blog. INFO: Armenian Studies Program at 559.278.2669 or visit www.fresnostate.edu/armenianstudies.