Conference

“World War I and Beyond: The Non-Turkish Minorities in the Ottoman Empire, Armenians, Assyrians and Greeks”

City University of New York, New York, USA, May 21-22, 2015

The Asia Minor and Pontos Hellenic Research Center, the Middle Eastern and Middle Eastern American Center (Graduate Center, City University of New York), and the Zoryan Institute are organizing a conference on World War I and the Non-Turkish Minorities in the Ottoman Empire: Armenian, Assyrians and Greeks.

Scholars from around the world will present original research on the Ottoman Turkish Genocides, affecting Armenians, Assyrians, Greeks and Jews, to yield new insight into the overall strategy, planning, execution and aftermath of the campaign to eliminate the non-Turkish populations of Asia Minor. The conference aims to provide innovative analyses and insights from a broad range of disciplines and perspectives.

The conference will be hosted by the prestigious Middle Eastern and Middle Eastern American Center (Graduate Center, City University of New York) at 365 Fifth Avenue (at 34th Street).

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