The Ararat Eskijan Museum The National Association for Armenian Studies and Research (NAASR) Organization of Istanbul Armenians Present an Illustrated talk by Dr Fama MugeGocek Held at the Ararat Eskijian Museum – Sheen Chapel 1515 Mission Hills Rd, Mission Hills, CA 91345 747-500-7585 818-357-1606 In Denial of Violence, Fatma Müge Göçek seeks to decipher the roots of this disavowal. To capture the negotiation of meaning that leads to denial, Göçek undertook a qualitative analysis of 315 memoirs published in Turkey from 1789 to 2009 in addition to numerous secondary sources, journals, and newspapers. Denial of Violence seeks to decipher the roots of the denial by Turkish and Ottoman officials of acts of violence committed against Armenians. Based on a qualitative analysis of over 300 memoirs published in Turkey. Fatma Müge Göçek is a Professor of Sociology and Women’s Studies at Michigan Ann Arbor University, she is the author of numerous publications.  Admission free (Donations appreciated) For more information call the Ararat-Eskijian Museum at 747-500-7585 or e-mail or NAASR, Tel: (617) 489-1610 E-mail: , or OIA, Dr. Avedikian (818) 800-1976