Film Screening and Discussion – They Shall Not Perish: The Story of Near East Relief
Fri. April 13th, 2018, 6:30 pm-8:30 pm
Tinkham Veale University Center Ballroom A, 11038 Bellflower Road, Cleveland, OH 44106
2018 CLEVELAND HUMANITIES FESTIVAL: HEALTH
This documentary details the unprecedented humanitarian efforts of thousands of Americans who saved a generation of orphans and refugees during the collapse of the Ottoman Empire and in the aftermath of the crisis that came to be known as the Armenian Genocide. The screening will be followed by a panel discussion led by Kenneth Ledford, Associate Professor in the Department of History and will include the film’s Executive Producer, Shant Mardirossian.
This event is co-sponsored by the Armenian Cultural Organization and the Near East Foundation.
Click HERE for the They Shall Not Perish website.
Click HERE to read an interview with They Shall Not Perish Executive Producer Shant Mardirossian.
Click HERE for the Near East Relief Historical Society website to visit its digital museum.
Click HERE for The Near East Foundation website to learn more about its current work.