THE SOVIET MODERNISATION PROJECT AND ITS POST-SOVIET DESTINY: A VIEW FROM THE FORMER PERIPHERY
The presentation of Hrach Bayadyan's book “IMAGINING THE PAST. NARRATIVES OF SOVIET ARMENIAN MODERNITY” was organized by the Armenian Research Center in Humanities in partnership with the Konrad Adenauer Foundation. Various aspects of the experience of Soviet-Armenian modernity and their impact on post-Soviet society were touched upon. Speakers: Dr. Thomas Shrapel (Director of the KAF Regional Program), from 1:40; Hrach Bayadyan (author of the book “Imagining the Past…”), from 11:08; Ashot Voskanyan (President of the ARCH), from 34:00; Smbat Hovhannisyan (Associate Professor of YSU), from 1:04:25; David Stepanyan (documentary filmmaker), from 1:18:00. Final discussion from 1:46:12 (moderator A. Voskanyan).