Events Categories: Educational

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    Book Talk & Signing by Melis Lachin

    Our first event of 2018 will be a Book Talk and Signing by former AAASC President Melis Lachin on a resource work he has spent years working on and researching. The book is a comprehensive reference of sources written about Assyrian history, language, and culture from ancient to modern times.

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    Abboud Zeitoune Modern Assyrian Music

    Modern Assyrian Music Please join us for an interactive lecture and book signing with visiting musical historian Abboud Zeitoune on Assyrian music of the 20th century. The lecture will also feature audio and video recordings of Assyrian music that will spotlight how robust our musical history is. WEDNESDAY OCTOBER 11,

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    William Daniel, Portrait of an Icon

    Book Talk & Signing – William Daniel, Portrait of an Icon On Sunday October 1, The AAASC Arts & Literature Committee is pleased to present a talk on Rabi William Daniel’s biography authored by Dr. Arianne Ishaya. The program will also include excerpts from the book that chronicles the life

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    Remember the Fallen. Empower the Future.

    On Monday August, AAASC in collaboration with Seyfo Center held its annual Assyrian Memorial Day Commemoration. This year’s theme was “Remember The Fallen. Empower The Future” – it will go down as one of the most significant events in the history of our community in Southern California. We are grateful

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    Assyrian Women

    Celebration of Assyrian Women- SAVE THE DATE! On June 26 at 5:30 p.m. we will be honoring Assyrian women at the Association. Come join as Rabi Hannibal Gevargiz talks about his book “Famous Assyrian Women” with a signing at the end. There will also be a showcase of art by

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    Genocide Panel at UCLA

    Comprehensive Genocide Panel at UCLA – April 20, 2016 The Armenian Student Association at UCLA organized a series of events as part of Genocide Awareness Week. AAASC was pleased to have helped coordinate with ASA in bringing Dr. Nicholas Al-Jeloo to speak about the Assyrian Genocide as part of a

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    Ancient Instruments

    2016 Seminar Series: “Musical Instruments of Mesopotamia”. On April 17, 2016, AAASC Arts and Literature Committee held its first lecture/seminar of the year. Renowned Assyrian artist and musical historian Shlimon Bet Shmuel gave an insightful presentation on his new book “ Musical Instruments of Ancient Mesopotamia.” Raabi Shlimon sang a

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