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Armenian Genocide Testimony Clip Series Begins Today

To commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Armenian Genocide and the first integration of Armenian Genocide testimonies into the Visual History Archive, USC Shoah Foundation will release one clip from the Armenian Genocide collection on the Institute’s website each day for the next 30 days.


From the Visual History Archive

Richard Hovannisian on the Armenian Genocide Testimony Collection

Professor Richard Hovannisian explains the emotion expressed in the eyewitness testimonies to the Armenian Genocide is what sets the Armenian Genocide Testimony Collection at USC Shoah Foundation apart from other written and audio testimony collections.


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Meet Richard Hovannisian

USC Shoah Foundation's scholarly advisor discovered his passion for Armenian history as a young man and went on to become one of the most respected Armenian Genocide scholars in the world.