MARANCI TO PRESENT TALK TITLED "ROCK, PAPER, SCISSORS: THE EXCAVATION AND RECONSTRUCTION OF ZVARTNOTS"

Noyan Tapan
March 31, 2010

PRINCETON, MARCH 31, NOYAN TAPAN - ARMENIANS TODAY. On April 14,
the Armenian Library and Museum of America (ALMA) will feature a
presentation by ALMA Research Fellow Dr. Christina Maranci. According
to www.hairenikweekly.com, her talk, titled "Rock, Paper, Scissors:
The Excavation and Reconstruction of Zvartnots," will consider the
initial excavations at the site, the participation of Toros Toramanian,
and the scholarly controversies surrounding its original appearance.

Maranci received her Ph.D. from Princeton University in the department
of art and archaeology in 1998.