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Worldwide Reading Commemorating the Centenary of the Armenian Genocide on April 21, at MIT

Worldwide Reading Commemorating the Centenary of the Armenian Genocide on April 21, at MIT

April 16, 2015 12:06 pm
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. — In commemoration of the Centenary of the Armenian Genocide, Worldwide Reading for Armenia will pay tribute to great Armenian writers in a series of readings,...

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Getting to the Heart of Komitas

Getting to the Heart of Komitas

April 16, 2015 12:40 pm
LONDON — Triumphs, conflicts and death camp; trauma and seclusion — readers can learn about the great musician Komitas Vartabed’s successful career and the crucial episodes...

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The Kardashians and Armenian Genocide Awareness: A Match Made in Yerevan, Followed Up in Jerusalem

The Kardashians and Armenian Genocide Awareness: A Match Made in Yerevan, Followed Up in Jerusalem

April 16, 2015 12:23 pm
YEREVAN and JERUSALEM (NY Daily News, Guardian, Jerusalem Post) — Kim Kardashian and her sister, Khloe, at the Armenian Genocide memorial in Yerevan Kim Kardashian and her...

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The Kardashians and Armenian Genocide Awareness: A Match Made in Yerevan, Followed Up in Jerusalem

The Kardashians and Armenian Genocide Awareness: A Match Made in Yerevan, Followed Up in Jerusalem

April 16, 2015 12:23 pm
YEREVAN and JERUSALEM (NY Daily News, Guardian, Jerusalem Post) — Kim Kardashian and her sister, Khloe, at the Armenian Genocide memorial in Yerevan Kim Kardashian and her...

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Operation Nemesis: The Assassination Plot that Avenged the Armenian Genocide

Operation Nemesis: The Assassination Plot that Avenged the Armenian Genocide

April 16, 2015 12:38 pm
Operation Nemesis by Eric Bogosian By Eric Bogosian Little, Brown and Company April 21, 2015 $28.00 Hardcover | ISBN 9780316292085 | In Operation Nemesis: The Assassination...

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Getting to the Heart of Komitas

Getting to the Heart of Komitas

LONDON — Triumphs, conflicts and death camp; trauma and seclusion — readers can learn about the great musician Komitas Vartabed’s successful career and the crucial episodes in his extraordinary life in Komitas, The Artist and the Martyr by Serge Momjian. Komitas is the skillful artist-priest who tours the remote villages in his homeland, collecting and […]

Operation Nemesis: The Assassination Plot that Avenged the Armenian Genocide

Operation Nemesis: The Assassination Plot that Avenged the Armenian Genocide

By Eric Bogosian Little, Brown and Company April 21, 2015 $28.00 Hardcover | ISBN 9780316292085 | In Operation Nemesis: The Assassination Plot that Avenged the Armenian Genocide, actor, novelist and playwright Eric Bogosian crafts a masterful account of the conspiracy of assassins who hunted down and killed the perpetrators of the genocide. Publishing will coincide with […]

Hawaii State Senate Recognizes Armenian Genocide

HONOLULU, Hawaii (Asbarez) — Hawaii’s State Senate last week unanimously passed a resolution recognizing the Armenian Genocide and declaring April 24 as a day of remembrance and commemoration of the Armenian Genocide. “The Senate joins the House of Representatives, Hawaii’s Armenian-American community, and all Armenians worldwide in recognizing and honoring those who were killed and […]

Genocide Centennial Highlighted at AJC Diplomatic Seder

Genocide Centennial Highlighted at AJC Diplomatic Seder

BOSTON — On Sunday, March 22, the American Jewish Committee of Boston (AJC) hosted their 16th annual Diplomatic Seder at the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library. The Seder brought together 450 guests, representing a wide range of community leaders, and the consular corps from throughout the region, to have dinner and reenact the Passover Seder meal […]

YerazArt Foundation Fellows Winning Awards Around the Globe

YerazArt Foundation Fellows Winning Awards Around the Globe

BELMONT, Mass. — Since its inception almost a decade ago, the YerazArt Foundation has been identifying young, talented musicians from Armenia and helping them to reach their full artistic potential. YerazArt programs offer professional development opportunities and financial assistance to musicians to participate in master classes and international competitions and to perform on world stages. Through […]

‘The Other Side of the Story’

‘The Other Side of the Story’

By Edmond Y. Azadian Detroit Public TV, which is in tune with the sentiments of the mosaic of the ethnic groups that populate Michigan, recently took the initiative to dedicate a full day’s program to the centennial of the Armenian Genocide. The program not only sensitized the viewers to the issue of the Armenian Genocide […]

Armenian Cemetery Desecrated in Ankara

ANKARA (PanARMENIAN.Net) — “Treasure hunters” in Ankara destroyed an ancient Armenian cemetery, with human bones strewn everywhere, according to Hye Tert. The cemetery is also used as a picnic venue. The cemetery was the only reminder of the Armenian presence in Ankara’s district of Sincan. A while ago, the city municipality moved some of the well-preserved […]

The Kardashians and Armenian Genocide Awareness: A Match Made in Yerevan, Followed Up in Jerusalem

The Kardashians and Armenian Genocide Awareness: A Match Made in Yerevan, Followed Up in Jerusalem

YEREVAN and JERUSALEM (NY Daily News, Guardian, Jerusalem Post) — For decades, Turkey has resisted pressure to recognize the brutal killings of 1.5 million Armenians under Ottoman rule as genocide. But can the Turks keep up with the Kardashians? Armenia’s efforts to win over public opinion on one of history’s lesser known black episodes got […]