Books & Art

Letter to Yerevan (Part I)

On the occasion of the 99th anniversary of the establishment of the First Republic of Armenia (1918-1920), the Armenian Weekly is pleased to announce that it will be periodically publishing the English translation of Andranik Tzarukian’s epic 1945 poem “Tught ar Yerevan” (“Letter to [more...]

May 28, 2017 // 15 Comments

Teen Author Varak Kaloustian Debuts Second Novel

  It hardly needs to be said that Varak Kaloustian is already accomplishing his lifelong dream of becoming a writer. The ambitious teen author published his first book, The Legend of V: The Solar System’s Prophesies, in 2015. The sequel to this thrilling science fiction series, The Legend of [more...]

May 26, 2017 // 1 Comment

Poem: Hudavendigar

From the Armenian Weekly 2017 Magazine Dedicated to the 102nd Anniversary of the Armenian Genocide Hudavendigar Beloved city! So much green everywhere, So much history. The mosques, the churches, the temples, the bedestens Beloved Hudavendigar!   Some were leaving their homes to go to the [more...]

May 24, 2017 // 4 Comments

Comedian Kev Orkian to Uncover Armenia

LONDON, U.K.—Comedian Kev Orkian is so proud of his Armenian heritage, that he is on a mission to tell the world about his homeland and its talented people, in an exciting new film—Armenia Uncovered—to be released in early 2018. Comedian Kev Orkian is so proud of his Armenian heritage, that [more...]

May 23, 2017 // 3 Comments

Shiraz: My Mother

My Mother My mother—gate to our hopes, She is the chapel of our homes, She is our cradle, my mother, The fort of our home, my mother, My mother is both mother and father, She is both slave and master, She is the homeless of our home, She is the nest of eagles, my mother, She is the housemaid of [more...]

May 14, 2017 // 1 Comment

‘Choose to Rise: The Victory Within’ Now Available on Amazon

  A novel by M.N. Mekaelian To honor all those who survived, and memorialize those who perished, there arises an inspiring historical fiction, based on true events. Set in the Kharpert region of the Ottoman Empire, the reader is exposed to the daily lives of two brothers, Armen and Vartan, [more...]

April 18, 2017 // 1 Comment

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