NELC Welcomes Sylvia Alajaji as Dumanian Visiting Professor

NELC is pleased to welcome Sylvia Alajaji as our Spring 2021 Dumanian Visiting Professor. Prof. Alajaji is an Associate Professor of Music at Franklin & Marshall College. She will be teaching NEHC 20235/30235: “Imagining Armenia: Diaspora and the Constitution of Subjectivity” in Spring 2021, which will examine the lens of pivotal musical and other artistic works from the post-genocide Armenian diaspora to challenge understandings of diasporic identity. She will also be delivering a lecture as part of the Dumanian lecture series in the spring quarter. 

Prof. Alajaji’s appointment is made possible by the generous support of the Dumanian Armenian Studies Endowment.