A Shameful Act

Taner Akcam talked about his book, A Shameful Act: The Armenian Genocide and the Question of Turkish Responsibility, published by Metropolitan… read more

Taner Akcam talked about his book, A Shameful Act: The Armenian Genocide and the Question of Turkish Responsibility, published by Metropolitan Books. Professor Akcam talked about the 1915 Armenian Genocide that claimed the lives of over one million Armenians. He examined the Ottoman Turks' response to the charge that they were committing genocide and also discussed the current Turkish government’s description of what happened. The author responded to audience members' questions.

The event was held at St. Sahag Armenian Church. close

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A Shameful Act

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Program ID:
195948-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
St. Paul, Minnesota, United States
First Aired:
Feb 12, 2007 | 5:54am EST | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Feb 19, 2007 | 12:59pm EST | C-SPAN 2

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  • Feb 12, 2007 | 5:54am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 19, 2007 | 12:59pm EST | C-SPAN 2
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