Books & Art

‘Khachpoorn:’ An Expression of Thanks and an Ask for Blessing

A Poem by Daniel Varoujan Translated by the Zoryan Institute This poem is part of a collection titled, “The Song of the Bread.” It is an expression of thanks and an ask for blessing. It was published in 1921 in Istanbul, six years after Daniel Varoujan’s martyrdom in April 1915. He was part [more...]

November 27, 2016 // 2 Comments

Rev. Dr. Avedis Boynerian Publishes Book

Rev. Avedis Boynerian Rev. Dr. Avedis Boynerian, Minister of the Armenian Memorial Church in Watertown, has just published his first book. The title, I Am Obliged to Preach the Gospel, is taken from the Bible, Romans 1:14-15. The 246-page book which is in Armenian features a collection of 59 [more...]

November 25, 2016 // 0 Comments

A Summing-up: Kardash Onnig’s Latest Offering

Kardash Onnig’s recently published booklet, with an as-yet unnamed title—”     “—, sums up the artist’s life-long effort to develop universal “tools of communication” that would transform a culture that thrives on two-dimensionality into a three-dimensional construct.  [more...]

November 16, 2016 // 0 Comments

Kajaznuni’s ‘Nation and Homeland’ Published in Yerevan

YEREVAN—The Republic of Armenia’s first Prime Minister Hovhannes Kajaznuni’s book Nation and Homeland (Azg yev hairenik) was recently published by Yerevan’s ANI Armenian Research Center. The cover of ‘Nation and Homeland’ This exceptional work on the history of Armenian [more...]

October 25, 2016 // 0 Comments

New Armenian Genocide Film ‘Acts of Conscience’ Premieres in Toronto

TORONTO, Canada—In partnership with the Canadian Museum for Human Rights (CMHR), the Armenian National Committee of Canada (ANCC) co-organized the premiere of the museum’s new film about the Armenian Genocide, “Acts of Conscience: Armin T. Wegner and the Armenian Genocide” on Oct. 13. Armin [more...]

October 23, 2016 // 1 Comment

‘Fifty Years of Armenian Literature in France’ Published in Fresno

FRESNO, Calif.—California State University, Fresno Armenian Studies Program Director Prof. Barlow Der Mugrdechian announced that Krikor Beledian’s Fifty Years of Armenian Literature in France has been published by the Armenian Series of The Press, at California State University, Fresno. Krikor [more...]

October 21, 2016 // 0 Comments

‘The Promise’ Caught Up in Genocide Denial Maelstrom

By Bruce Kirkland  TORONTO, Canada (The Toronto Sun)—The new historical drama “The Promise,” which just made its world premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF), has now been caught up in a maelstrom of denial about the Armenian Genocide. A still photo from ‘The [more...]

September 14, 2016 // 1 Comment

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