The documentary is questioning the perception and coverage of socio-economic, political and environmental issues in Armenia. Particularly, it refers to the correlation of Alaverdi city and it’s integral part – the Cooper-Molybdenium Combine. The contrast between the social reality and the coverage of it are being demonstrated, leaving the viewer to draw conclusions. Film by […]
Lecture on Paimio sanatorium conservation management plan development project by Jonas Malberg – architectural historian, researcher at the Alvar Aalto museum, international consultant of Sevan writers’ resort’s restoration project. Alvar Aalto’s Paimio sanatorium and Gevorg Kochar’s and Mikael Mazmanyan’s Sevan writers’ resort’s restoration and conservation projects are included in Paul Getty’s “Keeping it Modern” program. […]
Ричард Лахман – Как и почему современные государства стали национальными․ Richard Lachmann (Ph.D. Harvard 1983) is professor of sociology at the University at Albany, State University of New York. His book, Capitalists In Spite of Themselves: Elite Conflict and Economic Transitions in Early Modern Europe (Oxford, 2000) received the 2003 American Sociological Association’s Distinguished Scholarly […]
How is the notion ‘public’ perceived today? Are its hypotheses clear and distinct? Is there any connection between the way the concept ‘public’ is perceived and the social structure? To what extent are the borders among the public, the social, the state, and the private tangible?
Since late 1990s, a number of changes have been made in the Yerevan city area, which give birth to various questions: How does the meaning of our environment change? Which new meanings emerge and which ones slowly fade away? Who is interested in these changes of meaning and who wants to preserve them? Who struggles […]