ASP Film Screening and Artist Talk | Post-disciplinary Inscriptions of Armenian Diaspora: "Vahé Oshagan: Between Acts" (2016)
The screening will be followed by an artist talk. Hrayr Eulmessekian will reflect on the various strands of his work and the way they have been perceived and received by curated gallery spaces around the world. The evening will conclude with a panel discussion joined by Taline Voskeritchian.
Beirut born artist and filmmaker Hrayr Eulmessekian’s works have been exhibited, screened, or broadcasted in cities around the world. A founding member of the San Francisco Armenian Film Festival, he serves on its curatorial team. He was the guest editor of the 2014 Spring issue of ArteEast Quarterly. Eulmessekian is the recipient of the major grants from MGM/UA, Grants for the Arts San Francisco, New York Foundation for the Arts, and the Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation.
Taline Voskeritchian’s prose and translations (from Arabic and Armenian) have appeared in literary reviews in North America, Europe, and the Middle East. In April 2011, as part of the international delegation of writers to Palestine Festival of Literature, she conducted writing/translation workshops in Palestinian universities. For the 2016 and 2017 fall semesters, she taught writing at the American University of Armenia, Yerevan. Currently she teaches writing and literature at Boston University.
|Event Type:||Film Screening|
|Tags:||Armenian Studies, film|
|Source:||Happening @ Michigan from Center for Armenian Studies, International Institute|
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The International Institute’s centers sponsor numerous conferences, lectures, exhibits, and cultural performances throughout the year. These events are designed to educate the university community and the public about global issues and inspire discussion and dialogue.
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