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When UCLA’s Richard G. Hovannisian Was in School, There Weren’t Courses in Armenian History

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Richard G. Hovannisian is a UCLA historian, chair of the Armenian Educational Foundation, and a founder and six-time president of the Society for Armenian Studies. Before participating in a panel on the challenges of stopping and preventing genocide, he chatted in the Zócalo green room about all the change he’s witnessed over a half century at UCLA and, in his opinion, whether or not Kim Kardashian is good for Armenian-Americans.

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