Anna Aleksanyan P.h.D. Candidate

Strassler Center for Holocaust and Genocide Studies, Clark University.

Anna Aleksanyan

Strassler Center for Holocaust and Genocide Studies

Clark University
aaleksanyan@clarku.edu Mobile: (+1) 8577636993; (+371) 93886980
clarku.edu/departments/holocaust

Education

Clark University                                                                                                    

Strassler Center for Holocaust and Genocide Studies                                      Worcester, MA                   

Ph.D. in History with a specialization in Genocide Studies                              Expected 2019

 

 

Clark University                                                                                                    

Strassler Center for Holocaust and Genocide Studies                                      Worcester, MA                   

Ph.D. candidate in History with a specialization in Genocide Studies                  January 2017

Thesis: Gendered Aspects of the Armenian Genocide

 in the Experiences of its Victimized Females (1914-18)

 

Yerevan State University                                                                                Yerevan, RA

M.A in History                                                                                                              2007

Thesis: Nazi-Soviet Non-Aggression Pact of August 23, 1939 and Additional

Secret Protocol                                                                                                                      

 

Yerevan State University                                                                                Yerevan, RA                                                                                                                      

  1. A. in History                              2005

Thesis: The Extermination of the Romanov Family in 1918

 

 

Other Relevant Education

 European Inter-University Centre for                                                            Venice, Italy

Human Rights and Democratization                                                                       2017

Sexual Violence in Conflict in a Changing Global Environment

European Inter-University Centre for                                                            Venice, Italy

Human Rights and Democratization                                                                       2015

Violence against Women, Gender Equality; Gender Violence from Cedaw to

Istanbul and Beyond

Toronto University and Zoryan Institute                                                 Toronto, Canada

Genocide and Human Rights University Program                                                   2012

 

Institute for Democracy and Human Rights                                               Yerevan, RA

Course on statehood, democracy, human rights, national security                                         2007-2008

civic society, constitutional order and civic activism

 Publications

 

“Between Love, Pain and Identity: Armenian Women after the WWI”, Women’s Everyday Life and Politics in the South Caucasus” ed.  U. Ziemer, (Palgrave, Macmillan, expected May 2019).

 

“Marriage Contract: Armenians against Venereal Diseases at the Beginning of the 20th Century”, The Armenian Weekly 2018 Magazine dedicated to the Centennial of the First Republic of Armenia (Boston, 2018).

 

“Ruben Heryan: Liberator of Armenian Women and Children from Muslim Families after the Armenian Genocide”, Muslim (ized) Armenians, ed. Altug Yilmaz, (Istanbul, 2015) pp.159-166.

“The Gender Issue. The Dilemma of Re-Armenization of the Women After the Genocide”, Regional Affairs: Ethnicity, Ideology and Genocide, N. 2, (Yerevan, 2014), pp. 62-74.

 

“The Rescue Mission of Armenian Women and Orphans After WWI”, Near East, N. 10, (Yerevan, 2014), pp. 247-256.

 

“The Social Activities of the Armenian women in Cilicia after 1909 Massacres. (e. g. of Z. Esayan and A. Teodik), Journal of Genocide Studies, (Yerevan, 2013), 1(1) pp. 7-14.

 

“Genocide and Gendercide”, Near East, N. 7, (Yerevan, 2011), pp. 33-39

 

“The foundation of the Turkish theatre and the first actresses”, Faithful Servants: Armenia Children in the Service of the Turkish State (Lyon, 2010), pp.117-127

 

“The foundation of the Turkish theatre and the first actresses”, Near East N. 6, (Yerevan, 2009), pp. 29-33

 

Academic Projects

Name: Krikor Guerguerian Digital Archive Project                      May 2016 – November 2018

Responsibility: Categorize Armenian materials of the archive

Name: Society for Armenian Studies Podcast Project                   May 2018 – present

Responsibility: Committee Member